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ZIP Code 29630

Primary City:Central, SC (View All Cities)
County: Pickens County
Timezone: Eastern (4:49pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -82.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29630

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29630. 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 29630. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29630, 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:
Central, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29630 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29630 is located in northwest 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 29630 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29630 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,186
Population Density 233 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,529
Median Home Value $116,000
Land Area 60.81 sq mi
Water Area 2.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,737
Median Household Income $32,445

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3543373665851,9166033443503433953783553202431771127442
Female3243033245421,568457368320345413376378313289185158103126
Total6786406901,1273,4841,060712670688808754733633532362270177168

Gender

 Male 7,294 51%
 Female 6,892 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,941 84.2%
 Black Or African American 1,277 9.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 380 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 334 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 225 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5224645567162945425176
Renter1,2756852752231941178054
Total1,327931730894823571331130

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,177 38%
 Single Guardian 767 13%
 Singles 1,675 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,118 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,399 77%
 Households with Kids 1,338 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7285627167477966787360876779778471102251454
Female7558587567635461586955747452397165113254450
Total147143120146134110133127136142115161141131116155136215505904

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29630 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 29630 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29630 real estate data, the median home value of $116,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29630 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29630 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29630 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,781 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 373 2.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,694 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,140 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,903 44%
 Households Vacant 792 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 40.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.1%
 For Sale Only 55 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 8.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 307 38.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 111 4%
 1 Bedroom 470 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,176 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,290 42%
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 $32,445 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29630 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, 29630 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 29630 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 4,190 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,649 39%
 No Earnings 3,106 26%
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 4,190 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,649 39%
 No Earnings 3,106 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,696 95.1%
 Public transportation 49 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 50 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 148 2.1%
 Worked at Home 98 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 550 15%
 High School Graduate 1,576 42%
 Associate's degree 284 7%
 Bachelor's degree 571 15%
 Master's degree 388 10%
 Professional school degree 96 3%
 Doctorate degree 328 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,857 82.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 213 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 187 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29630

ZIP Code 29630 is in the Pickens 01 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29630.

Central Elementary
608 Johnson Rd
Central, SC 29630
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
R. C. Edwards Middle School
1157 Madden Bridge Rd
Central, SC 29630
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
D. W. Daniel High School
140 Blue and Gold Blvd
Central, SC 29630
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickens 01 School District

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