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ZIP Code 29526

Primary City:Conway, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (3:02pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -79.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29526. 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 29526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29526, 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:
Conway, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29526 is located in east 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 29526 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29526 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,033
Population Density 212 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,160
Median Home Value $149,900
Land Area 183.76 sq mi
Water Area 1.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,737
Median Household Income $41,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1301,0681,0511,9872,2671,1791,1231,0991,1291,2211,1971,1511,111921676501290166
Female1,0601,0171,0612,0021,9881,1021,0231,1311,1071,3531,3231,2091,3121,013774610382299
Total2,1902,0852,1123,9894,2552,2812,1462,2302,2362,5742,5202,3602,4231,9341,4501,111672465

Gender

 Male 19,267 49%
 Female 19,766 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,452 78.0%
 Black Or African American 6,290 16.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 0.4%
 Asian 276 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 1,191 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 615 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2499311,4732,0372,2951,8911,070249
Renter1,30193677067344721813562
Total1,5501,8672,2432,7102,7422,1091,205311

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,976 47%
 Single Guardian 2,658 18%
 Singles 3,372 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1,731 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,523 71%
 Households with Kids 4,214 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male207233245233199207219217226188223218187235211241236492807636
Female222221204229202249177171218206222200230203212224202546818603
Total4294544494624014563963884443944454184174384234654381,0381,6251,239

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29526 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29526 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29526 real estate data, the median home value of $149,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29526. Rentals in 29526 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,995 94.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 673 1.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 0.2%
 Other Institutional 94 0.2%
 College Student Housing 1,149 2.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 54 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,452 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,743 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,542 26%
 Households Vacant 2,423 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 778 32.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.0%
 For Sale Only 459 18.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 514 21.2%
 For Migrant Workers 13 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 596 24.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 798 17%
 1 Bedroom 268 6%
 2 Bedroom 1,371 29%
 3+ Bedroom 2,360 49%
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 $41,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29526 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. 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 29526 can expect to fall in that range. 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 10,937 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,233 31%
 No Earnings 12,056 36%
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 10,937 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,233 31%
 No Earnings 12,056 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,360 94.5%
 Public transportation 53 0.3%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 8 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 403 2.3%
 Worked at Home 474 2.7%
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 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 2,138 18%
 High School Graduate 6,778 56%
 Associate's degree 1,026 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,270 10%
 Master's degree 616 5%
 Professional school degree 162 1%
 Doctorate degree 131 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,381 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 491 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 627 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29526

ZIP Code 29526 is in the Horry 01 School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29526.

Conway Elementary
1101 Snowhill Dr
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
South Conway Elementary
3001 Fourth Ave
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Homewood Elementary
108 North Clemson Circle
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Kingston Elementary
4580 Hwy 472
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Waccamaw Elementary
251 Claridy Rd
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Conway Middle School
1104 Elm St
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Blackwater Middle School
900 East Cox Ferry Rd
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Conway High School
2301 Church St
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Horry 01 School District
Academy for Technology and Academics
5639 Hwy 701 North
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Horry 01 School District
Lighthouse Care Center of Conway
152 Waccamaw Medical Park Dr
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Conway Christian School
1200 Medlen Pkwy
Conway, SC 29526
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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