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ZIP Code 29123

Primary City:Pelion, SC (View All Cities)
County: Lexington County
Timezone: Eastern (9:27am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.76, -81.26
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29123

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29123. 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 29123. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29123, 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:
Pelion, SC
Unacceptable:
Thor

Stats and Demographics for the 29123 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29123 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 29123 are primarily white. 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29123 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,617
Population Density 110 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,097
Median Home Value $75,600
Land Area 69.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,751
Median Household Income $47,585

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male25224833030426720427428431429929424722312696543215
Female26826528531822720425025828330026126418713496585838
Total5205136156224944085245425975995555114102601921129053

Gender

 Male 3,863 51%
 Female 3,754 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,697 87.9%
 Black Or African American 485 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.9%
 Asian 19 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 155 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 194 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6525042953243625610830
Renter671481721099032234
Total13239860164152628813134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,400 51%
 Single Guardian 582 21%
 Singles 604 22%
 Singles With Roommate 165 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,678 61%
 Households with Kids 1,073 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4250544648524655476670626468526767625655
Female4449614953515448595561585754586762706139
Total86991159510110310010310612113112012112211013412913211794

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29123 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29123 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29123 real estate data, the median home value of $75,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29123 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29123 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29123 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,583 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 34 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,336 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 770 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 645 21%
 Households Vacant 346 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Sale Only 30 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 62%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 74 12%
 2 Bedroom 195 32%
 3+ Bedroom 330 54%
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 $47,585 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29123 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 29123. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,288 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,318 24%
 No Earnings 1,800 33%
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 2,288 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,318 24%
 No Earnings 1,800 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,937 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 214 7%
 Worked at Home 62 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 756 31%
 High School Graduate 1,267 52%
 Associate's degree 217 9%
 Bachelor's degree 214 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,560 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29123

ZIP Code 29123 is in the Lexington 01 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29123.

Pelion Middle School
758 Magnolia St
Pelion, SC 29123
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Pelion Elementary
1202 Pine St
Pelion, SC 29123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Forts Pond Elementary
7350 Fish Hatchery Rd
Pelion, SC 29123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Pelion High School
600 Lydia Dr
Pelion, SC 29123
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 01 School District

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