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ZIP Code 29205

Primary City:Columbia, SC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Rosewood
County: Richland County
Timezone: Eastern (6:16pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.99, -81.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29205. 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 29205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29205, 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:
Columbia, SC
Unacceptable:
Five Points

Stats and Demographics for the 29205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29205 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29205 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29205 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,822
Population Density 3,776 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,913
Median Home Value $246,300
Land Area 6.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,338
Median Household Income $42,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6455344521,4181,9721,445937757664647687715605375215157134116
Female6655354208991,9621,292842705615697779790659477240233230307
Total1,3101,0698722,3173,9342,7371,7791,4621,2791,3441,4661,5051,264852455390364423

Gender

 Male 12,475 50%
 Female 12,347 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,335 73.9%
 Black Or African American 5,013 20.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.2%
 Asian 587 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 415 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 411 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1968419521,0731,314674437258
Renter1,4111,69569574656326713284
Total1,6072,5361,6471,8191,877941569342

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,219 28%
 Single Guardian 1,576 14%
 Singles 4,639 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,904 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,166 81%
 Households with Kids 2,172 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male156138961211151389898851018491997792106103438679344
Female1331221211461101121071139383878692728683105257368329
Total2892602172672252502052111781841711771911491781892086951,047673

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29205 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29205 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 29205 real estate data, the median home value of $246,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29205. Rentals in 29205 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,941 92.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 95 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,777 7.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,087 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,658 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,593 43%
 Households Vacant 1,575 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 878 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Sale Only 255 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 297 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 195 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,390 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,796 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,444 25%
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 $42,721 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29205 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. More commuters in 29205 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,471 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,280 36%
 No Earnings 6,149 27%
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 8,471 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,280 36%
 No Earnings 6,149 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,638 87.4%
 Public transportation 227 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 55 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 800 6.0%
 Worked at Home 596 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 793 10%
 High School Graduate 2,068 27%
 Associate's degree 605 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,060 27%
 Master's degree 1,057 14%
 Professional school degree 798 10%
 Doctorate degree 364 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,948 58.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,084 32.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 314 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29205

ZIP Code 29205 is in the Richland 01 School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29205.

Brennen Elementary
4438 Devereaux Rd
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
A. C. Moore Elementary
333 Etiwan Ave
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
South Kilbourne Elementary
1400 South Kilbourne Rd
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
Hand Middle School
2600 Wheat St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
Rosewood Elementary
3300 Rosewood Dr
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
Dreher High School
3319 Millwood Ave
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richland 01 School District
Richland One Charter Middle College
316 South Beltline Blvd
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richland 01 School District
St Joseph School
3700 Devine St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Columbia Montessori Children'S House
1220 Woodrow St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Columbia
2807 Oceola St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shandon Presbyterian Cdc
607 Woodrow St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shandon United Methodist Preschool & Kindergarten
3407 Devine St
Columbia, SC 29205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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