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ZIP Code 29475

Primary City:Ruffin, SC (View All Cities)
County: Colleton County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -80.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29475

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29475. 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 29475. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29475, 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:
Ruffin, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29475 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29475 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 29475 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29475 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,874
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,344
Median Home Value $70,700
Land Area 107.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,125
Median Household Income $27,245

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
Male9611193907479739175122107104948255331011
Female97791059479837968981101101141078368432433
Total193190198184153162152159173232217218201165123763444

Gender

 Male 1,400 49%
 Female 1,474 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,817 63.2%
 Black Or African American 949 33.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 59 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13731381942091647135
Renter164241513627123
Total291151792452451918338

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 561 50%
 Single Guardian 238 21%
 Singles 288 26%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 756 67%
 Households with Kids 369 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1425172319192325251918162020162318151813
Female161617191421817191928222115231817231317
Total3041344233403142443846384135394135383130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29475 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29475 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 29475 real estate data, the median home value of $70,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29475 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29475 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29475 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,874 100%
 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 392 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 505 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 228 17%
 Households Vacant 219 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 18 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 26%
 For Migrant Workers 6 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 98 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 8%
 2 Bedroom 116 44%
 3+ Bedroom 128 48%
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 $27,245 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29475 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29475 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. Most commuters in 29475 can expect to fall in that range. 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 523 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 509 24%
 No Earnings 1,110 52%
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 523 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 509 24%
 No Earnings 1,110 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 841 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 5%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 205 22%
 High School Graduate 650 69%
 Associate's degree 40 4%
 Bachelor's degree 30 3%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 429 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29475

ZIP Code 29475 is in the Colleton 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29475.

Bells Elementary
12088 Bells Hwy
Ruffin, SC 29475
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colleton 01 School District

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