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ZIP Code 29412

Primary City:Charleston, SC (View All Cities)
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (12:46pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.72, -79.94
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29412

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29412. 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 29412. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29412, 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, James Island

Stats and Demographics for the 29412 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29412 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29412 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29412 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,850
Population Density 914 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,302
Median Home Value $253,400
Land Area 39.24 sq mi
Water Area 12.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,721
Median Household Income $59,216

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9348957788501,2861,9091,6111,2321,0821,1681,1841,081949752531404328243
Female9788348238531,5661,9521,3931,1131,0481,2521,3551,2231,119890687531508508
Total1,9121,7291,6011,7032,8523,8613,0042,3452,1302,4202,5392,3042,0681,6421,218935836751

Gender

 Male 17,217 48%
 Female 18,633 52%
Gender

Race

 White 29,183 81.4%
 Black Or African American 5,650 15.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.2%
 Asian 330 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 190 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 417 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1641,5931,6742,1152,1731,5881,009334
Renter8171,780721629414249255206
Total9813,3732,3952,7442,5871,8371,264540

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,674 42%
 Single Guardian 2,329 15%
 Singles 4,576 29%
 Singles With Roommate 2,142 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,991 76%
 Households with Kids 3,730 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male210177161166170177189166193158143144177156163184168154181202
Female205186205207167174162146185152173174157167167182174157173244
Total415363366373337351351312378310316318334323330366342311354446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29412 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 29412 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 29412 real estate data, the median home value of $253,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29412 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29412 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29412 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,720 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,925 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,725 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,071 29%
 Households Vacant 1,581 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 619 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 67 4%
 For Sale Only 254 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 82 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 251 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 308 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 1,025 21.2%
 2 Bedroom 1,951 40.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,834 38.0%
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 $59,216 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29412 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 29412 can expect to fall in that range. 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 13,827 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,392 24%
 No Earnings 9,243 30%
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 13,827 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,392 24%
 No Earnings 9,243 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,370 92.1%
 Public transportation 184 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 287 1.5%
 Worked at Home 1,009 5.4%
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 727 6%
 High School Graduate 5,246 40%
 Associate's degree 1,046 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,762 29%
 Master's degree 1,101 8%
 Professional school degree 623 5%
 Doctorate degree 644 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,447 70.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,127 23.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 331 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29412

ZIP Code 29412 is in the Charleston 01 School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29412.

Murray Lasaine Elementary
691 Riverland Dr
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Stiles Point Elementary
883a Mikell Dr
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
James Island Elementary
1872 Grimball Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Harbor View Elementary
891 Mikell Dr
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
James Island Middle School
1484 Camp Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Fort Johnson Middle School
1825 Camp Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Apple Charter School
1101 Camp Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
James Island Charter High School
1000 Ft. Johnson Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Nativity School
1125 Pittsford Cir
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
James Island Christian School
15 Crosscreek Dr
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The O'Quinn School
1567 Harbor View Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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