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ZIP Code 29485

Primary City:Summerville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Dorchester County
Timezone: Eastern (6:56pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.95, -80.20
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29485

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29485. 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 29485. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29485, 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:
Summerville, SC
Acceptable:
Ladson, Lincolnville
Unacceptable:
Summ

Stats and Demographics for the 29485 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29485 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 29485 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29485 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,057
Population Density 1,262 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,632
Median Home Value $181,500
Land Area 35.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,028
Median Household Income $59,449

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5691,7331,8421,7081,2891,5531,4091,5651,6301,6261,4601,1861,130814548358178138
Female1,5771,6711,6911,5311,3421,6711,6341,7291,6871,8401,5001,4601,292961652420327336
Total3,1463,4043,5333,2392,6313,2243,0433,2943,3173,4662,9602,6462,4221,7751,200778505474

Gender

 Male 21,736 48%
 Female 23,321 52%
Gender

Race

 White 34,217 75.9%
 Black Or African American 8,021 17.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.4%
 Asian 711 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 69 0.2%
 Other Race 651 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,225 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2001,6682,4782,7962,4491,580710192
Renter5551,3891,125865440279177125
Total7553,0573,6033,6612,8891,859887317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,282 55%
 Single Guardian 3,159 19%
 Singles 3,652 21%
 Singles With Roommate 935 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,246 60%
 Households with Kids 6,782 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male317320306319326326377342362346387343392374382387396293250260
Female282334329314308337320342364358344321331337349327349265241250
Total599654635633634663697684726704731664723711731714745558491510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29485 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29485 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 29485 real estate data, the median home value of $181,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29485. Rentals in 29485 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29485 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,907 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 61 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,905 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,168 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,955 27%
 Households Vacant 1,604 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 783 48.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 1.3%
 For Sale Only 352 21.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 300 18.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 102 2%
 1 Bedroom 723 15%
 2 Bedroom 2,013 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,145 43%
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 $59,449 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29485 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. However, that is not the case in 29485. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,039 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,465 23%
 No Earnings 11,971 32%
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 17,039 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,465 23%
 No Earnings 11,971 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,362 93.8%
 Public transportation 59 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 84 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 314 1.4%
 Worked at Home 955 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,264 8.4%
 High School Graduate 7,922 52.6%
 Associate's degree 1,486 9.9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,861 19.0%
 Master's degree 1,261 8.4%
 Professional school degree 158 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 98 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,296 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,355 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 875 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29485

ZIP Code 29485 is in the Dorchester 02 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29485.

Beech Hill Elementary
1001 Beech Hill Rd
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester 02 School District
Newington Elementary
10 King Charles Circle
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester 02 School District
Fort Dorchester Elementary
5201 Old Glory Ln
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester 02 School District
Flowertown Elementary
20 King Charles Circle
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dorchester 02 School District
Ashley Ridge High School
9800 Delemar Hwy
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dorchester 02 School District
Summerville Catholic School
226 Black Oak Blvd
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Oaks Christian School
505 Gahagan Rd
Summerville, SC 29485
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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