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ZIP Code 29501

Primary City:Florence, SC (View All Cities)
County: Florence County
Timezone: Eastern (3:17pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.21, -79.82
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29501. 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 29501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29501, 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:
Florence, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29501 is located in northeast 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 29501 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 small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29501 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,220
Population Density 805 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,447
Median Home Value $151,100
Land Area 53.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,491
Median Household Income $47,202

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4061,4271,4861,3681,2191,3631,3391,3831,4131,5291,4661,2831,152866647387272249
Female1,4261,4241,4431,3541,3981,4321,4381,5551,6121,6651,6821,5391,4751,045784602514577
Total2,8322,8512,9292,7222,6172,7952,7772,9383,0253,1943,1482,8222,6271,9111,431989786826

Gender

 Male 20,255 47%
 Female 22,965 53%
Gender

Race

 White 27,448 63.5%
 Black Or African American 13,773 31.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 129 0.3%
 Asian 996 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 370 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 494 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1061,0531,9502,4672,4651,742920318
Renter6901,6511,3491,176819443218124
Total7962,7043,2993,6433,2842,1851,138442

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,774 44%
 Single Guardian 3,675 21%
 Singles 5,040 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,002 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,644 67%
 Households with Kids 5,847 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male270276293296270296263309289322301306297260290302297243236260
Female293259307299279323263287272320268315269271286289282280217275
Total563535600595549619526596561642569621566531576591579523453535

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29501 has a slightly less than average 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 29501 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 29501 real estate data, the median home value of $151,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29501. Rentals in 29501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,288 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 265 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 500 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 155 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,709 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,312 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,470 33%
 Households Vacant 1,956 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 894 45.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 48 2.5%
 For Sale Only 359 18.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 78 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 3.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 504 25.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 79 1%
 1 Bedroom 813 13%
 2 Bedroom 3,550 55%
 3+ Bedroom 2,015 31%
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 $47,202 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29501 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. More commuters in 29501 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14,672 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,721 23%
 No Earnings 11,903 35%
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 14,672 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,721 23%
 No Earnings 11,903 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,311 93.0%
 Public transportation 126 0.6%
 Taxicab 157 0.8%
 Motorcycle 30 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 272 1.4%
 Worked at Home 795 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,639 12%
 High School Graduate 6,242 47%
 Associate's degree 867 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,712 20%
 Master's degree 1,108 8%
 Professional school degree 458 3%
 Doctorate degree 247 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,916 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,274 13.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 968 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29501

ZIP Code 29501 is in the Darlington 01 School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29501.

Choices Charter
400 West Freight Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Darlington 01 School District
Briggs Elementary
1012 Congaree Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Carver Elementary
515 North Cashua Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Delmae Elementary
1211 South Cashua Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
North Vista Elementary
1100 North Irby St
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Royall Elementary
1400 Woods Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Moore Intermediate
1101 Cheraw Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Lucy T. Davis Elementary
200 Westfield Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 01 School District
Henry L. Sneed Middle School
1102 Ebenezer Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Florence 01 School District
Williams Middle School
1119 North Irby St
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Florence 01 School District
West Florence High School
221 North Beltline Dr
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Florence 01 School District
St Anthony Catholic School
2536 Hoffmeyer Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
All Saints' Episcopal Day School
1425 Cherokee Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Maranatha Christian School
2624 W Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The King'S Academy
1015 S Ebenezer Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Baptist Kindergarten
915 Cherokee Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Florence
510 W Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ebenezer Baptist Weekday Ministry
524 S Ebenezer Rd
Florence, SC 29501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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