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ZIP Code 29596

Primary City:Wallace, SC (View All Cities)
County: Marlboro County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.73, -79.84
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29596

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29596. 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 29596. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29596, 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:
Wallace, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29596 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29596 is located in northeast 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 29596 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29596 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,424
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,171
Median Home Value $53,200
Land Area 66.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 983
Median Household Income $25,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male816292926668747668839010886593627229
Female64647381595874718688111117876252332124
Total14512616517312512614814715417120122517312188604333

Gender

 Male 1,199 49%
 Female 1,225 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,501 61.9%
 Black Or African American 792 32.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 2.6%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 53 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15661051502061226218
Renter175153463821112
Total321171581962441437320

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 431 44%
 Single Guardian 260 26%
 Singles 260 26%
 Singles With Roommate 32 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 661 67%
 Households with Kids 322 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male101821131182011121511301521261625121320
Female1012141013101318101812161116181323131417
Total2030352324183329223323462637442948252737

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29596 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29596 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 29596 real estate data, the median home value of $53,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29596 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29596 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29596 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,409 99.4%
 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 15 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 342 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 402 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 239 20%
 Households Vacant 188 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 6%
 2 Bedroom 44 18%
 3+ Bedroom 188 76%
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 $25,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29596 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29596 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 29596 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 718 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 334 17%
 No Earnings 942 47%
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 718 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 334 17%
 No Earnings 942 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 913 94%
 Public transportation 23 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 264 32%
 High School Graduate 472 57%
 Associate's degree 50 6%
 Bachelor's degree 14 2%
 Master's degree 21 3%
 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 451 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29596

ZIP Code 29596 is in the Marlboro 01 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29596.

Wallace Elementary/Middle School
3643 Hwy 9 West
Wallace, SC 29596
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marlboro 01 School District
Mission of Faith Community School
4164 Delta Height Rd
Wallace, SC 29596
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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