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ZIP Code 29512

Primary City:Bennettsville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Marlboro County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -79.7
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29512. 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 29512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29512, 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:
Bennettsville, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29512 is located in northeast 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 29512 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29512 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,514
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,730
Median Home Value $61,900
Land Area 216.82 sq mi
Water Area 2.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,628
Median Household Income $29,037

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5395395856397101,0471,11595680886673262752642325916210683
Female552505555586489470527534571636675638589448324275227191
Total1,0911,0441,1401,2251,1991,5171,6421,4901,3791,5021,4071,2651,115871583437333274

Gender

 Male 10,722 55%
 Female 8,792 45%
Gender

Race

 White 7,127 36.5%
 Black Or African American 11,352 58.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 369 1.9%
 Asian 63 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 265 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 334 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner352846028911,047761438129
Renter17251347950338320413750
Total2077971,0811,3941,430965575179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,332 35%
 Single Guardian 2,014 30%
 Singles 2,056 31%
 Singles With Roommate 226 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,421 67%
 Households with Kids 2,207 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male931271041141031019112012412697141105116127151127126108121
Female119991209611192981041001241071031081131141201441228689
Total212226224210214193189224224250204244213229241271271248194210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29512 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 29512 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29512 real estate data, the median home value of $61,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29512 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29512 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,238 83.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3,113 16.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 155 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,189 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,998 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,441 32%
 Households Vacant 1,102 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 364 33.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.8%
 For Sale Only 63 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 77 7.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 103 9.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 473 42.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 377 16%
 2 Bedroom 823 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,124 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 $29,037 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29512 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, 29512 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29512 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,419 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,958 19%
 No Earnings 8,316 53%
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 4,419 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,958 19%
 No Earnings 8,316 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,489 96.4%
 Public transportation 23 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 123 2.2%
 Worked at Home 59 1.0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,919 38.8%
 High School Graduate 4,016 53.3%
 Associate's degree 191 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 241 3.2%
 Master's degree 115 1.5%
 Professional school degree 18 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,826 87.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 143 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 276 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29512

ZIP Code 29512 is in the Marlboro 01 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29512.

Bennettsville Elementary
801 Country Club Dr
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Bennettsville Primary
301 Jefferson St
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Bennettsville Middle School
701 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Bennettsville Intermediate
701 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Marlboro County High School
951 Fayetteville Ave Ext
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Marlboro Academy
1035 Bennettsville Fire Tower Rd
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Depicam Christian Schools
633 State St Ext
Bennettsville, SC 29512
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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