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ZIP Code 29544

Primary City:Galivants Ferry, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (2:02am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -79.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29544

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29544. 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 29544. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29544, 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:
Galivants Ferry, SC
Acceptable:
Aynor, Galivants Fry

Stats and Demographics for the 29544 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29544 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 29544 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29544 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,909
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,133
Median Home Value $102,000
Land Area 113.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,845
Median Household Income $39,757

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1581931981571571401511791501991741521368788471811
Female17617917516614915315816618220714916614811781624337
Total3343723733233062933093453324063233182842041691096148

Gender

 Male 2,395 49%
 Female 2,514 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,472 91.1%
 Black Or African American 317 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 46 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2617226928629419910230
Renter429699966838217
Total6826836838236223712337

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 973 53%
 Single Guardian 371 20%
 Singles 417 23%
 Singles With Roommate 84 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,153 62%
 Households with Kids 692 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2924442727423842444140344736273141322641
Female2944463138324132363251452720323237293627
Total5868905865747974807391797456596378616268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29544 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29544 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29544 real estate data, the median home value of $102,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29544 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29544 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29544 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,900 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 742 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 636 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 467 22%
 Households Vacant 288 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 115 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 19 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 13%
 For Migrant Workers 4 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 102 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 138 33%
 3+ Bedroom 280 67%
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 $39,757 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29544 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. However, that is not the case in 29544. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,416 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 18%
 No Earnings 1,850 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 1,416 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 699 18%
 No Earnings 1,850 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,691 91.4%
 Public transportation 12 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 1.5%
 Worked at Home 120 6.5%
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 499 32%
 High School Graduate 787 51%
 Associate's degree 70 4%
 Bachelor's degree 152 10%
 Master's degree 50 3%
 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 1,087 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 3.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 195 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29544

ZIP Code 29544 is in the Horry 01 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29544.

Midland Elementary
3011 Nichols Hwy
Galivants Ferry, SC 29544
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Aynor Middle School
400 Frye Rd
Galivants Ferry, SC 29544
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District

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