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ZIP Code 29407

Primary City:Charleston, SC (View All Cities)
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (5:54am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.80, -80.00
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29407

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29407. 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 29407. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29407, 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:
Charleston, SC
Unacceptable:
Chas, Saint Andrews, St Andrews

Stats and Demographics for the 29407 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29407 is located in southeast 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 29407 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 29407 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,827
Population Density 2,269 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,513
Median Home Value $222,600
Land Area 15.35 sq mi
Water Area 2.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,952
Median Household Income $47,678

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1169447568771,3421,6991,3041,0689631,0281,1181,027960718467406329298
Female1,0638978458381,5141,7931,2211,0531,0381,2111,2451,2151,130930661633507613
Total2,1791,8411,6011,7152,8563,4922,5252,1212,0012,2392,3632,2422,0901,6481,1281,039836911

Gender

 Male 16,420 47%
 Female 18,407 53%
Gender

Race

 White 21,614 62.1%
 Black Or African American 11,633 33.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.2%
 Asian 458 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 80 0.2%
 Other Race 413 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 551 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1031,0281,1021,5321,8611,4371,085498
Renter1,0782,1441,2221,179864388263168
Total1,1813,1722,3242,7112,7251,8251,348666

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,507 35%
 Single Guardian 3,168 20%
 Singles 5,609 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,668 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,110 76%
 Households with Kids 3,842 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male235238213178200173184208179152154137163150179163183196156183
Female213207213202173197160173194186174174175136136139177198188207
Total448445426380373370344381373338328311338286315302360394344390

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29407 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29407 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 29407 real estate data, the median home value of $222,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29407 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29407 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29407 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,724 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,784 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,862 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,306 42%
 Households Vacant 1,561 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 829 53.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 1.9%
 For Sale Only 203 13.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 22.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 147 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,503 21%
 2 Bedroom 3,404 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,981 28%
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 $47,678 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29407 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 29407 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 12,749 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,957 24%
 No Earnings 9,301 32%
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 12,749 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,957 24%
 No Earnings 9,301 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,964 88.6%
 Public transportation 786 4.4%
 Taxicab 19 0.1%
 Motorcycle 6 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 659 3.7%
 Worked at Home 591 3.3%
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 870 8%
 High School Graduate 5,066 44%
 Associate's degree 811 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,986 26%
 Master's degree 914 8%
 Professional school degree 514 5%
 Doctorate degree 229 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,068 74.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,104 20.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 309 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29407

ZIP Code 29407 is in the Charleston 01 School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29407.

Stono Park Elementary
1699 Garden St
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
St. Andrews Middle School
721 Wappoo Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
West Ashley Middle School
1776 Kennerty Dr
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Ashley River Creative Arts
1871 Wallace School Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Orange Grove Elementary Charter
1225 Orange Branch Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Blessed Sacrament School
7 Saint Teresa Dr
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Porter-Gaud School
300 Albemarle Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Addlestone Hebrew Academy
1639 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Palmetto Academy
913 Wappoo Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Trinity Montessori School
1293 Orange Grove Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Cooper School
723 Saint Andrews Blvd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Charles Towne Montessori School
56 Leinbach Dr
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Westminster Presbyterian Preschool
1157 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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