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ZIP Code 29572

Primary City:Myrtle Beach, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (10:58pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.77, -78.79
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29572

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29572. 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 29572. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29572, 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:
Myrtle Beach, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29572 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29572 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 29572 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29572 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,893
Population Density 963 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,369
Median Home Value $241,300
Land Area 8.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,001
Median Household Income $53,092

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male153154145159167248206213242309255292341319237192134106
Female128146121130183202176202213253304333406341255230194204
Total281300266289350450382415455562559625747660492422328310

Gender

 Male 3,872 49%
 Female 4,021 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,280 92.2%
 Black Or African American 210 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.4%
 Asian 73 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 165 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 115 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11102247416663636433136
Renter1122962422491791268271
Total123398489665842762515207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,655 41%
 Single Guardian 368 9%
 Singles 1,577 39%
 Singles With Roommate 401 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,394 85%
 Households with Kids 607 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3032342644342126292641212829382535332821
Female2513313026332629322322253021292931192216
Total5545655670674755614963465850675466525037

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29572 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 29572 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 29572 real estate data, the median home value of $241,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29572. Rentals in 29572 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29572 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,825 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1%
 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 1,579 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,065 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,357 9%
 Households Vacant 11,368 74%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,524 22.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 0.4%
 For Sale Only 175 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8,525 75.0%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 0.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 46 4%
 1 Bedroom 254 20%
 2 Bedroom 595 46%
 3+ Bedroom 398 31%
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 $53,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29572 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. The commute in 29572 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 2,302 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,986 27%
 No Earnings 2,974 41%
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 2,302 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,986 27%
 No Earnings 2,974 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,300 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 94 3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 134 4%
 Worked at Home 138 4%
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 183 5%
 High School Graduate 1,453 43%
 Associate's degree 174 5%
 Bachelor's degree 979 29%
 Master's degree 342 10%
 Professional school degree 192 6%
 Doctorate degree 70 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 673 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 144 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29572

ZIP Code 29572 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29572.

Risen Christ Lutheran School
10595 Highway 17 N
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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