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ZIP Code 29127

Primary City:Prosperity, SC (View All Cities)
County: Newberry County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52pm)
Coordinates:34.2, -81.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29127

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29127. 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 29127. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29127, 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:
Prosperity, SC
Unacceptable:
Slighs, Stockman, Stoney Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 29127 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29127 is located in north South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29127 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29127 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,333
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,757
Median Home Value $164,100
Land Area 102.55 sq mi
Water Area 12.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,478
Median Household Income $54,910

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2082312422471911721832442483143423503752952211187543
Female2162182752431491822102442883363533603552782071409981
Total424449517490340354393488536650695710730573428258174124

Gender

 Male 4,099 49%
 Female 4,234 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,647 79.8%
 Black Or African American 1,511 18.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.3%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 55 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 63 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2819742062375256528881
Renter3710910910787501510
Total6530652973083961530391

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,995 57%
 Single Guardian 509 15%
 Singles 845 24%
 Singles With Roommate 129 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,513 72%
 Households with Kids 965 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3450443546375836545247484946574565473344
Female2842536543403843546255635045534253435234
Total62929710089779679108114102111999111087118908578

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29127 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29127 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29127 real estate data, the median home value of $164,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29127. Rentals in 29127 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29127 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,299 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 1,752 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,202 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 524 11%
 Households Vacant 1,279 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 85 6.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 70 5.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 878 68.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 31 8.0%
 2 Bedroom 153 39.5%
 3+ Bedroom 200 51.7%
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 $54,910 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29127 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, 29127 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. Most commuters in 29127 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,593 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 18%
 No Earnings 2,473 40%
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 2,593 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,111 18%
 No Earnings 2,473 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,294 98.6%
 Public transportation 16 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 0.6%
 Worked at Home 11 0.3%
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 430 16.2%
 High School Graduate 1,410 53.0%
 Associate's degree 187 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 413 15.5%
 Master's degree 137 5.2%
 Professional school degree 79 3.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,013 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 116 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 129 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29127

ZIP Code 29127 is in the Newberry 01 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29127.

Mid-Carolina Middle School
6834 Us Hwy 76
Prosperity, SC 29127
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newberry 01 School District
Prosperity-Rikard Elementary
381 South Wheeler Ave
Prosperity, SC 29127
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newberry 01 School District
Mid-Carolina High School
377 Cy Schumpert Rd
Prosperity, SC 29127
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newberry 01 School District

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