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ZIP Code 29554

Primary City:Hemingway, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:06am)
Coordinates:33.7, -79.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29554

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29554. 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 29554. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29554, 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:
Hemingway, SC
Unacceptable:
Stuckey

Stats and Demographics for the 29554 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29554 is located in east South Carolina and covers a large 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 29554 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 29554 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,332
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,198
Median Home Value $67,000
Land Area 224.84 sq mi
Water Area 1.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,615
Median Household Income $32,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male274268358367250212201270259351325359329248154865336
Female287286310336254234285294334365432370354274182126107102
Total561554668703504446486564593716757729683522336212160138

Gender

 Male 4,400 47%
 Female 4,932 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,251 45.6%
 Black Or African American 4,878 52.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 105 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 62 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2119540962775250023998
Renter3513916915614785349
Total56334578783899585273107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,653 46%
 Single Guardian 914 25%
 Singles 954 26%
 Singles With Roommate 94 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,406 67%
 Households with Kids 1,209 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4767565551615853458374656373817373865467
Female5753674360496244716858615568757566615967
Total1041201239811111012097116151132126118141156148139147113134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29554 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29554 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29554 real estate data, the median home value of $67,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29554 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29554 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29554 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,332 100%
 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 1,285 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,556 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 774 18%
 Households Vacant 583 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 14.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1.7%
 For Sale Only 27 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 118 20.2%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 338 58.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 5%
 1 Bedroom 107 17%
 2 Bedroom 202 33%
 3+ Bedroom 276 45%
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 $32,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29554 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. However, that is not the case in 29554. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,602 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,367 18%
 No Earnings 3,522 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 2,602 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,367 18%
 No Earnings 3,522 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,322 94.2%
 Public transportation 16 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 88 2.5%
 Worked at Home 100 2.8%
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 844 29.5%
 High School Graduate 1,706 59.5%
 Associate's degree 117 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 82 2.9%
 Master's degree 48 1.7%
 Professional school degree 60 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,534 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 102 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 237 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29554

ZIP Code 29554 is in the Georgetown 01 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29554.

Pleasant Hill Elementary
127 Schoolhouse Rd
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgetown 01 School District
Carvers Bay Middle School
13000 Choppee Rd
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Georgetown 01 School District
Hemingway Elementary
160 Baxley Rd
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsburg 01 School District
Hemingway Mb Lee Middle School
400 South Main St
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Williamsburg 01 School District
Carvers Bay High School
13002 Choppee Rd
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Georgetown 01 School District
Hemingway Career and Technology Center
1593 Hemingway Hwy
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamsburg 01 School District
Hemingway High School
402 South Main St
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamsburg 01 School District
Hemingway Day School
401 S Main St
Hemingway, SC 29554
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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