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ZIP Code 29341

Primary City:Gaffney, SC (View All Cities)
County: Cherokee County
Timezone: Eastern (3:13am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -81.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29341

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29341. 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 29341. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29341, 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:
Gaffney, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29341 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29341 is located in north 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 29341 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 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 29341 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,330
Population Density 206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,277
Median Home Value $106,400
Land Area 93.73 sq mi
Water Area 1.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,571
Median Household Income $39,334

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male 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
Male67865769768362153252961169872268862355242629216910288
Female642673670630584594588673696745739676593475330260199195
Total1,3201,3301,3671,3131,2051,1261,1171,2841,3941,4671,4271,2991,145901622429301283

Gender

 Male 9,368 48%
 Female 9,962 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,635 65.4%
 Black Or African American 5,554 28.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 202 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 619 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 283 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner674728981,1691,104785418115
Renter27053550646832421313988
Total3371,0071,4041,6371,428998557203

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,562 47%
 Single Guardian 1,702 22%
 Singles 1,977 26%
 Singles With Roommate 330 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,899 65%
 Households with Kids 2,672 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male130153136132115134132137139134150148135130132155140122134144
Female137125123119131156131126129147125130128140134122146102126129
Total267278259251246290263263268281275278263270266277286224260273

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29341 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29341 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29341 real estate data, the median home value of $106,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29341. Rentals in 29341 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29341 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,187 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 130 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,098 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,930 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,543 31%
 Households Vacant 706 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 238 33.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.6%
 For Sale Only 82 11.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 7.6%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 289 40.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 502 19.8%
 2 Bedroom 997 39.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,013 40.0%
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 $39,334 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29341 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 29341 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 5,459 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,664 24%
 No Earnings 5,918 39%
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 5,459 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,664 24%
 No Earnings 5,918 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,506 96.3%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 60 0.8%
 Motorcycle 1 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 1.0%
 Worked at Home 149 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 809 13.7%
 High School Graduate 3,498 59.3%
 Associate's degree 521 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 789 13.4%
 Master's degree 153 2.6%
 Professional school degree 113 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,554 88.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 181 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 282 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29341

ZIP Code 29341 is in the Cherokee 01 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29341.

B. D. Lee Elementary
401 Overbrook Dr
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Luther L. Vaughan Elementary
192 Vaughan Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Granard Middle School
815 West Rutledge Ave
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Limestone-Central Elementary
727 Pacolet Hwy
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Grassy Pond Elementary
1146 Boiling Springs Hwy
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Northwest Elementary
840 Green River Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherokee 01 School District
Gaffney High School
149 Twin Lakes Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cherokee 01 School District

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