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ZIP Code 29160

Primary City:Swansea, SC (View All Cities)
County: Lexington County
Timezone: Eastern (3:30pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -81.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29160

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29160. 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 29160. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29160, 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:
Swansea, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29160 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29160 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 29160 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29160 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,255
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,710
Median Home Value $96,000
Land Area 117.26 sq mi
Water Area 1.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,252
Median Household Income $51,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male254273301299251223239274295332315278261204129713625
Female2442832822922142142283082943403203152482221261218460
Total49855658359146543746758258967263559350942625519212085

Gender

 Male 4,060 49%
 Female 4,195 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,257 75.8%
 Black Or African American 1,650 20.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.9%
 Asian 29 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 113 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 121 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4822946561656136920350
Renter6314414614692703911
Total11137361176265343924261

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,575 48%
 Single Guardian 657 20%
 Singles 857 26%
 Singles With Roommate 163 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,155 66%
 Households with Kids 1,097 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3451556351535653606653636653705079485250
Female3556544954595662526149616546595467535957
Total6910710911210511211211511212710212413199129104146101111107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29160 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29160 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29160 real estate data, the median home value of $96,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29160. Rentals in 29160 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29160 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,242 99.8%
 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 13 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,472 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,069 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 711 19%
 Households Vacant 458 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 28 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 265 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 5%
 2 Bedroom 186 35%
 3+ Bedroom 319 60%
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 $51,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29160 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, 29160 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. In 29160 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,722 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,643 24%
 No Earnings 2,414 36%
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 2,722 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,643 24%
 No Earnings 2,414 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,619 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 112 3%
 Worked at Home 41 1%
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 552 22.4%
 High School Graduate 1,376 55.9%
 Associate's degree 137 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 353 14.3%
 Master's degree 41 1.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,436 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 115 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29160

ZIP Code 29160 is in the Calhoun 01 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29160.

Sandy Run School
450 Old Swamp Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calhoun 01 School District
Sandhills Elementary
130 Lewis Rast Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 04 School District
Sandhills Primary
140 Lewis Rast Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 04 School District
Lexington Four Early Childhood Center
135 Lewis Rast Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 04 School District
Swansea High School
500 East First St
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 04 School District
Swansea High Freshman Academy
1195 I. West Hutto Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Lexington 04 School District
Foundation Christian School
2153 Old State Rd
Swansea, SC 29160
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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