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ZIP Code 29568

Primary City:Longs, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (8:32am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -78.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29568

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29568. 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 29568. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29568, 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:
Longs, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29568 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29568 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 29568 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 29568 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,224
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,322
Median Home Value $139,200
Land Area 92.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,962
Median Household Income $43,304

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3703623913722322923503133763963974295084783441719836
Female37539230836025733936740141241847053056644330218610875
Total7457546997324896317177147888148679591,074921646357206111

Gender

 Male 5,915 48%
 Female 6,309 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,962 65.1%
 Black Or African American 3,768 30.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.5%
 Asian 107 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 109 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 219 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner423815857411,01988935755
Renter4319522117513687288
Total855768069161,15597638563

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,568 52%
 Single Guardian 985 20%
 Singles 1,114 22%
 Singles With Roommate 295 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,490 70%
 Households with Kids 1,472 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7871808464786779749289707862788378775653
Female9170797884658576826772485467687088637151
Total169141159162148143152155156159161118132129146153166140127104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29568 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29568 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 29568 real estate data, the median home value of $139,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29568 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29568 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29568 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,216 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 2,551 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,518 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 893 14%
 Households Vacant 1,360 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 227 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 165 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 693 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 232 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 7 0.6%
 2 Bedroom 262 23.1%
 3+ Bedroom 864 76.3%
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 $43,304 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29568 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29568 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,284 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,314 22%
 No Earnings 3,926 37%
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 4,284 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,314 22%
 No Earnings 3,926 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,418 95.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 121 2.1%
 Worked at Home 141 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 613 13.6%
 High School Graduate 2,578 57.1%
 Associate's degree 629 13.9%
 Bachelor's degree 557 12.3%
 Master's degree 116 2.6%
 Professional school degree 9 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,477 94.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 118 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29568

ZIP Code 29568 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29568.

Holy Trinity Catholic School
1760 Living Stones Lane
Longs, SC 29568
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
North Myrtle Beach Christian School
9535 Highway 90
Longs, SC 29568
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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