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ZIP Code 29566

Primary City:Little River, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (8:59pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.88, -78.65
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29566

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29566. 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 29566. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29566, 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:
Little River, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29566 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29566 is located in east 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 29566 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29566 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,179
Population Density 500 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,234
Median Home Value $169,900
Land Area 30.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,969
Median Household Income $42,919

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male306350403345281335337384426494513527713692492341211127
Female271338384353288343339405464571572702836744514332268178
Total5776887876985696786767898901,0651,0851,2291,5491,4361,006673479305

Gender

 Male 7,277 48%
 Female 7,902 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,465 82.1%
 Black Or African American 2,045 13.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.6%
 Asian 110 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 247 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 226 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner342695768791,2961,360711159
Renter10431532533127017210068
Total1385849011,2101,5661,532811227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,387 49%
 Single Guardian 1,031 15%
 Singles 2,062 30%
 Singles With Roommate 489 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,508 79%
 Households with Kids 1,461 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6263586660626775869667827682697174755642
Female45587244626265638669668066103727783734858
Total107121130110122124132138172165133162142185141148157148104100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29566 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29566 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29566 real estate data, the median home value of $169,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29566 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29566 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29566 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,171 99.9%
 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 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,478 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,806 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,685 16%
 Households Vacant 3,265 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 379 11.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.4%
 For Sale Only 252 7.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,461 75.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 138 4.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 2%
 1 Bedroom 273 13%
 2 Bedroom 796 38%
 3+ Bedroom 979 47%
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 $42,919 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29566 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. More commuters in 29566 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 4,210 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,948 28%
 No Earnings 5,905 42%
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 4,210 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,948 28%
 No Earnings 5,905 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,511 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 2%
 Worked at Home 328 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 559 8.8%
 High School Graduate 3,411 54.0%
 Associate's degree 631 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,297 20.5%
 Master's degree 339 5.4%
 Professional school degree 37 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 43 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,418 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29566

ZIP Code 29566 is in the Horry 01 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29566.

North Myrtle Beach Middle School
11240 Hwy 90
Little River, SC 29566
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
North Myrtle Beach Intermediate
700 Sandridge Rd
Little River, SC 29566
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
North Myrtle Beach Elementary
1283 Hwy 57 South
Little River, SC 29566
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
North Myrtle Beach High School
3750 Sea Mountain Hwy
Little River, SC 29566
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Horry 01 School District

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