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ZIP Code 29472

Primary City:Ridgeville, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:29am)
Coordinates:33.1, -80.3
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29472

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29472. 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 29472. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29472, 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:
Ridgeville, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29472 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29472 is located in south South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29472 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29472 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,416
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,234
Median Home Value $109,000
Land Area 185.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,818
Median Household Income $43,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male226239258279441540505508519497466350289209136834224
Female233228231259196218212238273333307296238187158706563
Total45946748953863775871774679283077364652739629415310787

Gender

 Male 5,611 60%
 Female 3,805 40%
Gender

Race

 White 4,784 50.8%
 Black Or African American 4,111 43.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 279 3.0%
 Asian 19 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 86 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 127 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3218436958853539617357
Renter29111113897343197
Total6129548267760843919264

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,472 52%
 Single Guardian 593 21%
 Singles 644 23%
 Singles With Roommate 109 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,847 66%
 Households with Kids 971 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5443544658463756425362474551564951655874
Female4940505050344646524644444453484461604650
Total103831049610880831029499106918910410493112125104124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29472 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29472 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29472 real estate data, the median home value of $109,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29472. Rentals in 29472 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29472 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,468 79%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,948 21%
 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 1,238 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,096 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 484 15%
 Households Vacant 416 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 14 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 4%
 1 Bedroom 55 11%
 2 Bedroom 177 35%
 3+ Bedroom 248 50%
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 $43,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29472 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. In 29472 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,615 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,394 17%
 No Earnings 3,991 50%
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 2,615 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,394 17%
 No Earnings 3,991 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,108 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 3%
 Worked at Home 136 4%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,268 30.7%
 High School Graduate 2,307 55.8%
 Associate's degree 263 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 202 4.9%
 Master's degree 68 1.6%
 Professional school degree 14 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,239 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 127 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 105 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29472

ZIP Code 29472 is in the Dorchester 04 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29472.

Clay Hill Middle School
387 South Railroad Ave
Ridgeville, SC 29472
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dorchester 04 School District
Harleyville-Ridgeville Middle School
1650 East Main St
Ridgeville, SC 29472
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dorchester 04 School District
Clay Hill Elementary
387 South Railroad Ave
Ridgeville, SC 29472
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester 04 School District
Macdougall High School
1516 Old Gilliard Rd
Ridgeville, SC 29472
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District

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