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ZIP Code 29547

Primary City:Hamer, SC (View All Cities)
County: Dillon County
Timezone: Eastern (2:55pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -79.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29547. 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 29547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29547, 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:
Hamer, SC
Acceptable:
S Of Border, South Of The Border

Stats and Demographics for the 29547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29547 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 29547 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 extremely 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 29547 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,917
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,157
Median Home Value $57,400
Land Area 39.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 989
Median Household Income $32,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10713312011379909771106109111896949311687
Female10513712310994961178511211911296744433221816
Total2122702432221731862141562182282231851439364382623

Gender

 Male 1,405 48%
 Female 1,512 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,374 47.1%
 Black Or African American 1,293 44.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 3.7%
 Asian 6 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 76 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 59 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1792147197152913816
Renter20725444281353
Total371642012411801044319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 428 43%
 Single Guardian 327 33%
 Singles 199 20%
 Singles With Roommate 35 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 563 57%
 Households with Kids 426 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2017272623292823302126212725252526132418
Female2418252027232833263027201531182316302220
Total4435524650525656565153414256434842434638

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29547 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29547 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29547 real estate data, the median home value of $57,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29547 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29547 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,917 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 389 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 361 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 239 21%
 Households Vacant 168 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 33.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 3 1.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 7.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 56.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 2%
 2 Bedroom 11 11%
 3+ Bedroom 90 87%
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 $32,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29547 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29547 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 29547 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 467 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 418 29%
 No Earnings 572 39%
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 467 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 418 29%
 No Earnings 572 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 753 98.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 1.6%
 Worked at Home 1 0.1%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 177 29%
 High School Graduate 372 61%
 Associate's degree 31 5%
 Bachelor's degree 18 3%
 Master's degree 12 2%
 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 326 83.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 16.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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