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ZIP Code 29591

Primary City:Scranton, SC (View All Cities)
County: Florence County
Timezone: Eastern (12:49am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -79.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29591

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29591. 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 29591. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29591, 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:
Scranton, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29591 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29591 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 29591 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29591 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,467
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,304
Median Home Value $62,800
Land Area 72.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,094
Median Household Income $34,637

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16419717319013715915217916416620017219812284743020
Female201184196192147156174197169218214184198137116936050
Total3653813693822843153263763333844143563962592001679070

Gender

 Male 2,581 47%
 Female 2,886 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,875 70.9%
 Black Or African American 1,405 25.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 97 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 67 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3516625133338724514432
Renter29121105947650206
Total6428735642746329516438

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,004 48%
 Single Guardian 500 24%
 Singles 523 25%
 Singles With Roommate 67 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,344 64%
 Households with Kids 750 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3035333739582047332838374228353446284724
Female3949423732433046334248353338474542362221
Total69847574711015093667086727566827988646945

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29591 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29591 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 29591 real estate data, the median home value of $62,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29591 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29591 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29591 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,380 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 2%
 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 744 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 849 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 501 22%
 Households Vacant 210 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 16 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 6%
 2 Bedroom 258 48%
 3+ Bedroom 245 46%
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 $34,637 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29591 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 29591. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,578 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 19%
 No Earnings 1,808 43%
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 1,578 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 19%
 No Earnings 1,808 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,068 96.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 0.6%
 Worked at Home 72 3.3%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 596 33%
 High School Graduate 841 46%
 Associate's degree 167 9%
 Bachelor's degree 136 8%
 Master's degree 71 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 864 87.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 3.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 87 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29591

ZIP Code 29591 is in the Florence 03 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29591.

Scranton Elementary
1649 Us 52 Hwy
Scranton, SC 29591
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florence 03 School District

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