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ZIP Code 29581

Primary City:Nichols, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:09am)
Coordinates:34.2, -79.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29581. 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 29581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29581, 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:
Nichols, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29581 is located in northeast 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 29581 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,650
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,279
Median Home Value $84,800
Land Area 161.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,887
Median Household Income $32,326

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1571381591661261191241291381661891781569190703220
Female124141147140112117145131154178213194178119105955851
Total2812793063062382362692602923444023723342101951659071

Gender

 Male 2,248 48%
 Female 2,402 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,208 69.0%
 Black Or African American 1,272 27.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.6%
 Asian 18 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 79 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1713020231435621216549
Renter176487978058309
Total3419428941143627019558

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 863 46%
 Single Guardian 409 22%
 Singles 552 29%
 Singles With Roommate 63 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,303 69%
 Households with Kids 584 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3035362128252925313324243642313135383133
Female3325231926292920373224372430372931202318
Total6360594054545845686548616072686066585451

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29581 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29581 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29581 real estate data, the median home value of $84,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29581. Rentals in 29581 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,650 100%
 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 675 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 770 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 442 19%
 Households Vacant 392 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 13.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 26 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 13.8%
 For Migrant Workers 8 2.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 239 61.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 4%
 2 Bedroom 114 25%
 3+ Bedroom 321 71%
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 $32,326 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29581 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 29581. 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 1,261 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 755 22%
 No Earnings 1,409 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 1,261 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 755 22%
 No Earnings 1,409 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,693 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 1%
 Worked at Home 30 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 387 28.2%
 High School Graduate 774 56.4%
 Associate's degree 62 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 119 8.7%
 Master's degree 3 0.2%
 Professional school degree 18 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 664 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 124 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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