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ZIP Code 29135

Primary City:Saint Matthews, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:44am)
Coordinates:33.7, -80.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29135

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29135. 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 29135. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29135, 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:
Saint Matthews, SC
Acceptable:
Fort Motte, St Matthews
Unacceptable:
Hammond Crossroads, Singleton

Stats and Demographics for the 29135 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29135 is located in central 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 29135 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 29135 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,919
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,154
Median Home Value $89,500
Land Area 192.35 sq mi
Water Area 1.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,523
Median Household Income $38,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2812932903232482342212222653283583103192231391108346
Female277277278286229250253272290338351410320253159134115134
Total558570568609477484474494555666709720639476298244198180

Gender

 Male 4,293 48%
 Female 4,626 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,029 45.2%
 Black Or African American 4,565 51.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.3%
 Asian 18 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 166 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3419540557466141325892
Renter62178149204150863824
Total96373554778811499296116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,630 46%
 Single Guardian 790 22%
 Singles 976 28%
 Singles With Roommate 127 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,377 67%
 Households with Kids 1,146 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5261475453635362626554486954705563775851
Female5761555547495762625749655453665359505848
Total10912210210910011211012412412210311312310713610812212711699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29135 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29135 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29135 real estate data, the median home value of $89,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29135 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29135 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29135 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,782 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,415 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,217 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 891 21%
 Households Vacant 631 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 12.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.9%
 For Sale Only 33 5.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 125 19.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 363 57.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 149 17%
 2 Bedroom 246 27%
 3+ Bedroom 492 55%
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 $38,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29135 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 29135 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,458 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,830 26%
 No Earnings 2,649 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 2,458 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,830 26%
 No Earnings 2,649 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,215 91.1%
 Public transportation 6 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 249 7.1%
 Worked at Home 61 1.7%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 576 20.4%
 High School Graduate 1,558 55.2%
 Associate's degree 328 11.6%
 Bachelor's degree 246 8.7%
 Master's degree 91 3.2%
 Professional school degree 18 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,427 82.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 159 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29135

ZIP Code 29135 is in the Calhoun 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29135.

St. Matthews K-8 School
135 Saints Ave
St. Matthews, SC 29135
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calhoun 01 School District
Calhoun County High School
150 Saints Ave
St. Matthews, SC 29135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun 01 School District
Calhoun Academy
81 Academy Rd
St. Matthews, SC 29135
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Upward Way Christian Academy
3941 Old State Rd
St. Matthews, SC 29135
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
First Assembly Christian School
1176 Calhoun Rd
St. Matthews, SC 29135
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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