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ZIP Code 29543

Primary City:Fork, SC (View All Cities)
County: Dillon County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.29, -79.27
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29543

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29543. 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 29543. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29543, 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:
Fork, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29543 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29543 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 29543 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29543 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 606
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 261
Median Home Value $78,800
Land Area 18.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 224
Median Household Income $34,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male617714111517161413253129211412813
Female1010918713141713222223292617201538
Total162716321828313327354754584731322351

Gender

 Male 283 47%
 Female 323 53%
Gender

Race

 White 440 72.6%
 Black Or African American 153 25.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01924315735163
Renter35698611
Total32430406541174

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 105 47%
 Single Guardian 44 20%
 Singles 66 29%
 Singles With Roommate 9 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 173 77%
 Households with Kids 51 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11114154312211251422
Female23140204413122433261
Total34254358725333684683

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29543 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 29543 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 29543 real estate data, the median home value of $78,800 is low 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 29543. Rentals in 29543 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29543 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 499 82%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 107 18%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 83 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 102 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 15%
 Households Vacant 37 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 25%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 21 75%
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 $34,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29543 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 29543 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 237 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 45 8%
 No Earnings 252 47%
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 237 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 45 8%
 No Earnings 252 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 270 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 3%
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 44 22%
 High School Graduate 95 48%
 Associate's degree 29 15%
 Bachelor's degree 15 8%
 Master's degree 17 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 71 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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