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ZIP Code 29481

Primary City:Smoaks, SC (View All Cities)
County: Colleton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:43am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.1, -80.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29481

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29481. 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 29481. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29481, 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:
Smoaks, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29481 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29481 is located in central 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 29481 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29481 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,841
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 854
Median Home Value $67,700
Land Area 89.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 700
Median Household Income $37,054

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male466169105485439546259566157573725158
Female455473654837405664905375547541251815
Total9111514217096917911012614910913611113278503323

Gender

 Male 913 50%
 Female 928 50%
Gender

Race

 White 884 48.0%
 Black Or African American 923 50.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.2%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner741761091291215916
Renter12243231171961
Total19651081401461406517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 324 46%
 Single Guardian 172 25%
 Singles 188 27%
 Singles With Roommate 16 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 457 65%
 Households with Kids 243 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male125101378161416204141120192316252211
Female11136671311101316171414121113218126
Total2318161914212724293621282532303637333417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29481 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29481 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29481 real estate data, the median home value of $67,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29481 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29481 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29481 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,841 100%
 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 255 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 303 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 142 17%
 Households Vacant 154 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 6.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 7 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 21.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 64.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 1%
 2 Bedroom 41 23%
 3+ Bedroom 134 76%
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 $37,054 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29481 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29481 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. In 29481 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 662 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 250 15%
 No Earnings 788 46%
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 662 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 250 15%
 No Earnings 788 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 832 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3%
 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 186 29.7%
 High School Graduate 377 60.1%
 Associate's degree 43 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 4 0.6%
 Master's degree 2 0.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 15 2.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 432 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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