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ZIP Code 29118

Primary City:Orangeburg, SC (View All Cities)
County: Orangeburg County
Timezone: Eastern (10:55pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -80.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29118. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 29118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29118, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Orangeburg, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29118 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29118 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29118 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,861
Population Density 203 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,790
Median Home Value $142,200
Land Area 77.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,239
Median Household Income $46,915

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male51647650849952446645045049554749155645736424218511185
Female529525516534603499467506560632566667551419308227163167
Total1,0451,0011,0241,0331,1279659179561,0551,1791,0571,2231,008783550412274252

Gender

 Male 7,422 47%
 Female 8,439 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,494 34.6%
 Black Or African American 9,457 59.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.2%
 Asian 423 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 252 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 198 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner453447079961,090751407118
Renter2984463152742201226838
Total3437901,0221,2701,310873475156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,818 45%
 Single Guardian 1,456 23%
 Singles 1,699 27%
 Singles With Roommate 266 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,153 67%
 Households with Kids 2,086 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11595100979610795741041141019889106901061149990115
Female113951229910194108118104102108939312010210110113496137
Total228190222196197201203192208216209191182226192207215233186252

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29118 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29118 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29118 real estate data, the median home value of $142,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29118. Rentals in 29118 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,551 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 307 1.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,039 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,419 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,781 26%
 Households Vacant 551 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 181 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 84 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 201 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 5%
 1 Bedroom 208 12%
 2 Bedroom 697 40%
 3+ Bedroom 746 43%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $46,915 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29118 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29118 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 29118 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,494 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,559 20%
 No Earnings 4,893 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,494 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,559 20%
 No Earnings 4,893 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,796 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 1%
 Worked at Home 62 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 784 16%
 High School Graduate 2,405 48%
 Associate's degree 392 8%
 Bachelor's degree 737 15%
 Master's degree 294 6%
 Professional school degree 171 3%
 Doctorate degree 231 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,084 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 532 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29118

ZIP Code 29118 is in the Orangeburg 05 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29118.

Marshall Elementary
1441 Marshall St
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School
601 Bruin Parkway
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Orangeburg Consolitated School District 5 Technolo
3720 Magnolia St
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
High School for Health Professions
3720 Magnolia St
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Orangeburg Preparatory School
2651 North Rd
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Vanard Mendinghall Jr Academy
1204 Decatur St
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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