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ZIP Code 29138

Primary City:Saluda, SC (View All Cities)
County: Saluda County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33am)
Coordinates:34.0, -81.8
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29138

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29138. 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 29138. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29138, 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:
Saluda, SC
Unacceptable:
Emory, Fruit Hill, Richland Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 29138 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29138 is located in west South Carolina and covers a large 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 29138 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 29138 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,883
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,540
Median Home Value $82,800
Land Area 221.18 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,907
Median Household Income $36,336

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4433943424064384613533563223473573332692141551068670
Female447361303364339421309351310393332303269265190161141172
Total890755645770777882662707632740689636538479345267227242

Gender

 Male 5,452 50%
 Female 5,431 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,565 51.1%
 Black Or African American 3,264 30.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 55 0.5%
 Asian 27 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 59 0.5%
 Other Race 1,747 16.1%
 Two Or More Races 166 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34213438563579424283112
Renter146396226229140763315
Total180609664792719500316127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,808 46%
 Single Guardian 977 25%
 Singles 933 24%
 Singles With Roommate 189 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,502 64%
 Households with Kids 1,405 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male85100918495747579717180566075657694947780
Female771008389646271857957666949625862681007672
Total162200174173159136146164150128146125109137123138162194153152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29138 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 29138 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29138 real estate data, the median home value of $82,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29138 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29138 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29138 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,717 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 160 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,339 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,307 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,261 28%
 Households Vacant 633 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 24 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 156 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 2%
 1 Bedroom 76 6%
 2 Bedroom 517 40%
 3+ Bedroom 672 52%
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 $36,336 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29138 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. However, that is not the case in 29138. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,229 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,797 22%
 No Earnings 3,324 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 3,229 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,797 22%
 No Earnings 3,324 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,732 89.7%
 Public transportation 39 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 4.2%
 Worked at Home 194 4.7%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,182 32.9%
 High School Graduate 1,994 55.4%
 Associate's degree 127 3.5%
 Bachelor's degree 245 6.8%
 Master's degree 21 0.6%
 Professional school degree 18 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,703 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 389 17.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29138

ZIP Code 29138 is in the Saluda 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29138.

Saluda Primary
200 Matthews Dr
Saluda, SC 29138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saluda 01 School District
Saluda Elementary
400 West Butler Ave
Saluda, SC 29138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saluda 01 School District
Hollywood Elementary
1261 Hollywood Rd
Saluda, SC 29138
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saluda 01 School District
Saluda Middle School
140 Ivory Key Rd
Saluda, SC 29138
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Saluda 01 School District
Saluda High School
160 Ivory Key Rd
Saluda, SC 29138
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saluda 01 School District

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