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ZIP Code 29210

Primary City:Columbia, SC (View All Cities)
County: Richland County
Timezone: Eastern (4:46pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.04, -81.11
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29210

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29210. 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 29210. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29210, 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:
Dutch Fork

Stats and Demographics for the 29210 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29210 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 29210 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29210 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,356
Population Density 2,528 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,469
Median Home Value $124,000
Land Area 15.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,244
Median Household Income $37,818

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3019928851,3652,4852,7322,1321,6031,5311,4411,340995814529355305175133
Female1,1629548399952,5242,3271,5641,1711,1581,3391,1631,043891680473372294294
Total2,4631,9461,7242,3605,0095,0593,6962,7742,6892,7802,5032,0381,7051,209828677469427

Gender

 Male 21,113 52%
 Female 19,243 48%
Gender

Race

 White 15,081 37.4%
 Black Or African American 22,946 56.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.2%
 Asian 790 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.1%
 Other Race 592 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 813 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1116938371,2971,4471,001667210
Renter1,9443,4901,7671,48284428910956
Total2,0554,1832,6042,7792,2911,290776266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,304 26%
 Single Guardian 3,731 23%
 Singles 6,588 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1,621 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,091 74%
 Households with Kids 4,153 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male275233250254217215181185194197176159159194250272237275331395
Female236266204216218186190167193174178178149160148195183213256403
Total511499454470435401371352387371354337308354398467420488587798

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29210 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 29210 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 29210 real estate data, the median home value of $124,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29210 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29210 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29210 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,031 84.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5,947 14.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 250 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,591 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,672 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,981 54%
 Households Vacant 2,225 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,623 73%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Sale Only 232 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 186 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,803 28%
 2 Bedroom 4,991 51%
 3+ Bedroom 1,869 19%
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 $37,818 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29210 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. More commuters in 29210 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 12,225 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,048 30%
 No Earnings 10,987 33%
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 12,225 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,048 30%
 No Earnings 10,987 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,927 89.9%
 Public transportation 328 1.9%
 Taxicab 60 0.3%
 Motorcycle 47 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,033 5.8%
 Worked at Home 329 1.9%
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. 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 2,785 19%
 High School Graduate 7,196 50%
 Associate's degree 851 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,378 17%
 Master's degree 796 6%
 Professional school degree 155 1%
 Doctorate degree 176 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,486 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 527 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 812 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29210

ZIP Code 29210 is in the Dept of Correction N04 School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29210.

Stevenson Correctional Institution
4546 Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Broad River Road Correctional Institution
4460 Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Evaluation and Detention Center
1731 Shivers Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Willow Lane School
1731 Shivers Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dept of Juvenile Justice School District
Sc Virtual Charter School
140 Stoneridge Dr
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sc Public Charter School District
Sc Connections Academy
220 Stoneridge Dr
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sc Public Charter School District
Leaphart Elementary
120 Piney Grove Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Seven Oaks Elementary
2800 Ashland Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Pine Grove Elementary
111 Huffstetler Dr
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
Sandel Elementary
2700 Seminole Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
H. B. Rhame Elementary
1300 Arrowwood Dr
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
St. Andrews Middle School
1231 Bluefield Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richland 01 School District
Sara Babb High School
4450 Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Kirkland High School
4344 Broad River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Columbia High School
1701 Westchester Dr
Columbia, SC 29210
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richland 01 School District

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