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ZIP Code 29161

Primary City:Timmonsville, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (5:34am)
Coordinates:34.1, -79.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29161

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29161. 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 29161. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29161, 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:
Timmonsville, SC
Unacceptable:
Cartersville, Peniel Crossroads, Sardis

Stats and Demographics for the 29161 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29161 is located in east 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 29161 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 29161 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,383
Population Density 85 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,865
Median Home Value $86,200
Land Area 134.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,318
Median Household Income $40,158

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3554114333883473323383293664094134553462311541334830
Female35839138636233531439940440043846048436724219213310595
Total713802819750682646737733766847873939713473346266153125

Gender

 Male 5,518 48%
 Female 5,865 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,145 54.0%
 Black Or African American 4,919 43.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.4%
 Asian 35 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 146 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 88 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4431753573380644526276
Renter75255228222173804621
Total11957276395597952530897

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,044 47%
 Single Guardian 1,068 25%
 Singles 1,015 24%
 Singles With Roommate 191 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,759 64%
 Households with Kids 1,559 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6972678178797981948498887786778780816367
Female6070957691776383778287795286717891586469
Total129142162157169156142164171166185167129172148165171139127136

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29161 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29161 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29161 real estate data, the median home value of $86,200 is low 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 29161. Rentals in 29161 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29161 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,381 100.0%
 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 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,766 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,452 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,100 23%
 Households Vacant 547 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 128 23.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 50 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 9.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 305 55.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 3%
 1 Bedroom 122 9%
 2 Bedroom 480 35%
 3+ Bedroom 732 53%
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 $40,158 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29161 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. Most commuters in 29161 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 3,386 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,668 19%
 No Earnings 3,545 41%
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 3,386 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,668 19%
 No Earnings 3,545 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,121 94.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 1.7%
 Worked at Home 172 3.9%
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 887 25%
 High School Graduate 2,159 60%
 Associate's degree 179 5%
 Bachelor's degree 240 7%
 Master's degree 34 1%
 Professional school degree 44 1%
 Doctorate degree 30 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,030 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 305 11.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 241 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29161

ZIP Code 29161 is in the Florence 04 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29161.

Johnson Middle School
304 Kemper St
Timmonsville, SC 29161
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Florence 04 School District
Brockington Elementary
304 Kemper St
Timmonsville, SC 29161
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 04 School District
Timmonsville High School
304 Kemper St
Timmonsville, SC 29161
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Florence 04 School District

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