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ZIP Code 29577

Primary City:Myrtle Beach, SC (View All Cities)
County: Horry County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.70, -78.90
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29577. 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 29577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29577, 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 29577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29577 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 29577 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 large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29577 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,996
Population Density 1,139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,986
Median Home Value $148,900
Land Area 23.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,762
Median Household Income $35,352

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7937576387721,1511,3101,1431,0129601,042967819709599381314192155
Female8286696127319951,094959833840970932861842589515390317305
Total1,6211,4261,2501,5032,1462,4042,1021,8451,8002,0121,8991,6801,5511,188896704509460

Gender

 Male 13,714 51%
 Female 13,282 49%
Gender

Race

 White 19,079 70.7%
 Black Or African American 3,902 14.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 198 0.7%
 Asian 439 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 79 0.3%
 Other Race 2,535 9.4%
 Two Or More Races 764 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner834957921,1781,2811,043692241
Renter6531,6101,1941,120696368200116
Total7362,1051,9862,2981,9771,411892357

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,085 35%
 Single Guardian 2,277 19%
 Singles 4,011 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,389 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,825 75%
 Households with Kids 2,937 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male175162156148164155149132157133105134140126128150156177161203
Female179174177132114128148140139141136102125108130147163143148167
Total354336333280278283297272296274241236265234258297319320309370

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29577 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 29577 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 29577 real estate data, the median home value of $148,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29577 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29577 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,771 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 203 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,683 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,122 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,957 28%
 Households Vacant 9,224 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,019 21.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 0.4%
 For Sale Only 500 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6,378 69.1%
 For Migrant Workers 11 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 240 2.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 657 11%
 1 Bedroom 994 17%
 2 Bedroom 2,271 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,794 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 $35,352 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29577 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 29577 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 7,712 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,051 32%
 No Earnings 7,502 34%
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 7,712 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,051 32%
 No Earnings 7,502 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,142 86.9%
 Public transportation 49 0.4%
 Taxicab 87 0.7%
 Motorcycle 149 1.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,063 8.3%
 Worked at Home 327 2.6%
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 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 1,819 20%
 High School Graduate 4,511 49%
 Associate's degree 598 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,502 16%
 Master's degree 506 5%
 Professional school degree 209 2%
 Doctorate degree 130 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,423 74.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 421 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 749 16.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29577

ZIP Code 29577 is in the Sc Public Charter School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29577.

Coastal Leadership Academy
4513 Hwy 17 Bypass
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sc Public Charter School District
Myrtle Beach Intermediate
3301 Oak St
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Myrtle Beach Primary
612 29th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Myrtle Beach Elementary
620 29th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Myrtle Beach Middle School
950 Seahawk Way
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Palmetto Academy of Learning and Success Charter
3530 Pampas Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
Myrtle Beach High School
3302 Robert Grissom Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Horry 01 School District
St Andrew Catholic School
3601 N Kings Hwy
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chabad Academy
2803 N Oak St
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach
500 4th Ave
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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