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ZIP Code 29424

Primary City:Charleston, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (12:45pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.783, -79.937
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29424

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29424. 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 29424. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29424, 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
Chas, The College Of Charleston

Stats and Demographics for the 29424 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29424 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29424 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29424 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 389
Population Density 21,060 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7
Land Area 0.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 204 52%
 Female 185 48%


 White 348 89%
 Black Or African American 24 6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 10 3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 7 2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 0 0%
 Single Guardian 1 17%
 Singles 2 33%
 Singles With Roommate 3 50%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 6 100%
 Households with Kids 0 0%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29424 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28 7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 361 93%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 86%
 Households Vacant 1 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 100%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 29424 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 29424 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 29424 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29424 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 29424 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 279 82%
 No Earnings 60 18%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 279 82%
 No Earnings 60 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22 27%
 Public transportation 17 21%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 52%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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