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ZIP Code 29470

Primary City:Ravenel, SC (View All Cities)
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (5:07pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -80.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29470. 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 29470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29470, 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:
Ravenel, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29470 is located in south 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 29470 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 29470 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,232
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,767
Median Home Value $132,200
Land Area 84.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,581
Median Household Income $43,936

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1511461341401131291091341381641771691409872552115
Female13214712113312311412312513716618519814211071512920
Total2832932552732362432322592753303623672822081431065035

Gender

 Male 2,105 50%
 Female 2,127 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,468 58.3%
 Black Or African American 1,562 36.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 102 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17951933123202088516
Renter217870585330196
Total3817326337037323810422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 766 48%
 Single Guardian 361 23%
 Singles 361 23%
 Singles With Roommate 93 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,073 68%
 Households with Kids 508 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3129343427352824322229302627292631282627
Female2432322429312727331723372222193141172521
Total5561665856665551653952674849485772455148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29470 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29470 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29470 real estate data, the median home value of $132,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29470 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,232 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 713 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 533 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 335 19%
 Households Vacant 186 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 24 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 139 53%
 3+ Bedroom 123 47%
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 $43,936 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29470 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. However, that is not the case in 29470. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,312 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 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 1,312 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,658 97.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.5%
 Worked at Home 31 1.8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 272 19%
 High School Graduate 861 61%
 Associate's degree 105 7%
 Bachelor's degree 104 7%
 Master's degree 33 2%
 Professional school degree 32 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 636 72.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 120 13.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29470

ZIP Code 29470 is in the Charleston 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29470.

E.b. Ellington Elementary
5540 Old Jacksonboro Rd
Ravenel, SC 29470
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District

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