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ZIP Code 29168

Primary City:Wedgefield, SC (View All Cities)
County: Sumter County
Timezone: Eastern (2:44am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -80.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29168

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29168. 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 29168. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29168, 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:
Wedgefield, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29168 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29168 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 29168 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29168 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,582
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,526
Median Home Value $58,600
Land Area 113.75 sq mi
Water Area 1.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,334
Median Household Income $32,448

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1271551321381159690105119129126119947860361414
Female1451231301171111331041111251371551191058856283315
Total272278262255226229194216244266281238199166116644729

Gender

 Male 1,747 49%
 Female 1,835 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,613 45.0%
 Black Or African American 1,850 51.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 22 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7751682342131507318
Renter3611077844929101
Total431852453182621798319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 590 44%
 Single Guardian 358 27%
 Singles 334 25%
 Singles With Roommate 52 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 838 63%
 Households with Kids 496 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3520212634243037302930292519333422252426
Female2734362031213317212428232926272024242223
Total6254574665456354515358525445605446494649

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29168 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29168 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29168 real estate data, the median home value of $58,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29168 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29168 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29168 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,582 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 531 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 407 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 396 26%
 Households Vacant 192 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 25 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 35 11%
 2 Bedroom 127 39%
 3+ Bedroom 162 50%
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 $32,448 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29168 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29168 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 820 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 14%
 No Earnings 965 46%
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 820 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 292 14%
 No Earnings 965 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 907 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 5%
 Worked at Home 41 4%
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 193 23%
 High School Graduate 512 61%
 Associate's degree 78 9%
 Bachelor's degree 61 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 395 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 35 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29168

ZIP Code 29168 is in the Sumter 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29168.

F. J. Delaine Elementary
5355 Cane Savannah Rd
Wedgefield, SC 29168
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sumter 01 School District

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