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ZIP Code 29620

Primary City:Abbeville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Abbeville County
Timezone: Eastern (8:53pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.2, -82.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29620

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29620. 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 29620. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29620, 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:
Abbeville, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29620 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29620 is located in northwest South Carolina and covers a large 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 29620 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29620 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,934
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,272
Median Home Value $100,100
Land Area 250.62 sq mi
Water Area 1.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,217
Median Household Income $33,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41440346845831833429438940245644148045832723016110571
Female360413431443324325369409478454475533476373270226182184
Total7748168999016426596637988809109161,013934700500387287255

Gender

 Male 6,209 48%
 Female 6,725 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,281 64.0%
 Black Or African American 4,400 34.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 37 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 51 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 135 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44318615792964637402148
Renter1362472472362011366826
Total1805658621,0281,165773470174

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,494 48%
 Single Guardian 1,129 22%
 Singles 1,439 28%
 Singles With Roommate 155 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,517 67%
 Households with Kids 1,700 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male808395756878728210310390105828810084841048674
Female6465678989798194701028073751018685106769090
Total144148162164157157153176173205170178157189186169190180176164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29620 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29620 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29620 real estate data, the median home value of $100,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29620. Rentals in 29620 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29620 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,731 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 79 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,146 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,774 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,297 21%
 Households Vacant 1,055 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 192 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 75 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 146 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 332 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 300 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 243 18%
 2 Bedroom 450 34%
 3+ Bedroom 622 47%
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 $33,531 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29620 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. Most commuters in 29620 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,310 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,182 21%
 No Earnings 4,943 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 3,310 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,182 21%
 No Earnings 4,943 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,388 94.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 1.3%
 Worked at Home 163 3.5%
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 1,048 25.3%
 High School Graduate 2,184 52.7%
 Associate's degree 479 11.6%
 Bachelor's degree 291 7.0%
 Master's degree 93 2.2%
 Professional school degree 22 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,996 70.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 575 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 257 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29620

ZIP Code 29620 is in the Abbeville 60 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29620.

Wright Middle School
111 Hwy 71
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Diamond Hill Elementary
104 Lake Secession Rd
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Long Cane Primary
815 East Greenwood St
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Westwood Elementary
124 Hwy 28 Bypass
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Abbeville High School
701 Washington St
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Abbeville County Career Center
100 Old Calhoun Falls Hwy
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Cold Springs Mennonite School
168 Cold Springs Church Rd
Abbeville, SC 29620
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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