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ZIP Code 29418

Primary City:North Charleston, SC (View All Cities)
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (7:22pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.89, -80.06
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29418

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29418. 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 29418. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29418, 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:
North Charleston, SC
Acceptable:
Charleston, N Charleston
Unacceptable:
Ch Hgts, Charleston Heights, Charleston Hts, Chas, Chas Hgts, No Chas

Stats and Demographics for the 29418 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29418 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 29418 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29418 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,540
Population Density 1,746 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,960
Median Home Value $132,900
Land Area 13.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,544
Median Household Income $42,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9438407257499261,1099007117548848456284973082461998646
Female1,0007476867631,0451,11693270482594090078360039627822211295
Total1,9431,5871,4111,5121,9712,2251,8321,4151,5791,8241,7451,4111,097704524421198141

Gender

 Male 11,396 48%
 Female 12,144 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,495 40.3%
 Black Or African American 11,130 47.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.4%
 Asian 476 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 1,756 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 557 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner945978201,2901,10066334260
Renter5901,4769068584881667717
Total6842,0731,7262,1481,58882941977

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,481 36%
 Single Guardian 2,561 27%
 Singles 2,747 29%
 Singles With Roommate 755 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,270 66%
 Households with Kids 3,274 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male205190195161177163181154165162136142150135141163153150142163
Female222195183182158161154148126147137133128141121162167155158188
Total427385378343335324335302291309273275278276262325320305300351

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29418 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29418 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29418 real estate data, the median home value of $132,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29418 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29418 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29418 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,514 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,694 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,272 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,578 42%
 Households Vacant 1,416 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 943 67%
 Rented & Unoccupied 63 4%
 For Sale Only 149 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 204 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 1%
 1 Bedroom 790 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,623 53%
 3+ Bedroom 1,451 30%
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 $42,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29418 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 29418 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 9,217 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,962 22%
 No Earnings 5,053 28%
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 9,217 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,962 22%
 No Earnings 5,053 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,234 93.7%
 Public transportation 166 1.4%
 Taxicab 75 0.6%
 Motorcycle 43 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 218 1.8%
 Worked at Home 259 2.2%
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 1,258 16.6%
 High School Graduate 4,317 57.0%
 Associate's degree 614 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,175 15.5%
 Master's degree 192 2.5%
 Professional school degree 12 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,125 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 430 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 504 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29418

ZIP Code 29418 is in the Charleston 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29418.

W. B. Goodwin Elementary
5501 Dorchester Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Lambs Elementary
6800 Dorchester Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Jerry Zucker Middle School of Science
6401 Dorchester Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District
R. B. Stall High School
3625 Ashley Phosphate Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charleston 01 School District
Cathedral Academy
3790 Ashley Phosphate Rd
Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eagle Military Academy
7154 Cross County Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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