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ZIP Code 29527

Primary City:Conway, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -79.2
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29527. 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 29527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29527, 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
Acceptable:
Bucksport

Stats and Demographics for the 29527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29527 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 29527 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29527 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,027
Population Density 142 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,676
Median Home Value $121,800
Land Area 154.91 sq mi
Water Area 3.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,422
Median Household Income $35,927

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male78381173977764266171565674276972369058344732422112161
Female796755751699716762751764726860843846651530395279220218
Total1,5791,5661,4901,4761,3581,4231,4661,4201,4681,6291,5661,5361,234977719500341279

Gender

 Male 10,465 48%
 Female 11,562 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,097 64.0%
 Black Or African American 6,756 30.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.4%
 Asian 79 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 557 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 440 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1206689581,2741,28590146795
Renter2736255455003672099540
Total3931,2931,5031,7741,6521,110562135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,833 46%
 Single Guardian 2,146 25%
 Singles 1,997 24%
 Singles With Roommate 446 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,370 64%
 Households with Kids 3,052 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148178143155176166140168161157143133154152147188166140136131
Female161152166160175159130144147177147125156146140125144154136141
Total309330309315351325270312308334290258310298287313310294272272

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29527 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29527 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29527 real estate data, the median home value of $121,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29527 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,760 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 243 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,666 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,102 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,654 27%
 Households Vacant 1,254 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 427 34.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.0%
 For Sale Only 199 15.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 169 13.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 402 32.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 213 9%
 1 Bedroom 153 6%
 2 Bedroom 881 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,238 50%
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 $35,927 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29527 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. Most commuters in 29527 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 6,566 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,158 27%
 No Earnings 7,098 38%
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 6,566 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,158 27%
 No Earnings 7,098 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,796 92.1%
 Public transportation 139 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 403 4.2%
 Worked at Home 185 1.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,604 21.9%
 High School Graduate 4,507 61.5%
 Associate's degree 417 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 537 7.3%
 Master's degree 211 2.9%
 Professional school degree 53 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,064 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 183 3.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 670 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29527

ZIP Code 29527 is in the Horry 01 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29527.

Pee Dee Elementary
6555 Hwy 134
Conway, SC 29527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Whittemore Park Middle School
1808 Rhue St
Conway, SC 29527
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Academy of Hope Charter
3521 Juniper Bay Rd
Conway, SC 29527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District

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