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ZIP Code 29638

Primary City:Donalds, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:08am)
Coordinates:34.4, -82.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29638. 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 29638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29638, 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:
Donalds, SC
Acceptable:
Shoals Jct, Shoals Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 29638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29638 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 29638 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29638 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,944
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,317
Median Home Value $86,800
Land Area 59.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,155
Median Household Income $36,920

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9310211012167687199100911201001036754312818
Female9910293987165908392961281331046955553929
Total192204203219138133161182192187248233207136109866747

Gender

 Male 1,443 49%
 Female 1,501 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,346 79.7%
 Black Or African American 529 18.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 39 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner158614520822114610135
Renter154149303413124
Total3012719423825515911339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 609 53%
 Single Guardian 191 17%
 Singles 322 28%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 779 67%
 Households with Kids 376 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male151531141524301914252124182219303422169
Female1618232020182220221322161428242018211517
Total3133543435425239363843403250435052433126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29638 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29638 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 29638 real estate data, the median home value of $86,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29638 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29638 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,888 98%
 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 56 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 514 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 443 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 198 15%
 Households Vacant 162 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 9.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 16 9.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 14.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 12.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 53.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 177 64%
 3+ Bedroom 100 36%
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 $36,920 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29638 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, 29638 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. Most commuters in 29638 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 997 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 19%
 No Earnings 984 40%
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 997 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 19%
 No Earnings 984 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,302 97.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 0.8%
 Worked at Home 10 0.8%
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 258 26.8%
 High School Graduate 548 57.0%
 Associate's degree 45 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 87 9.0%
 Master's degree 22 2.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 417 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29638

ZIP Code 29638 is in the Abbeville 60 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29638.

Cherokee Trail Elementary
6219 Hwy 184 East
Donalds, SC 29638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Abbeville 60 School District
Lighthouse Christian Academy of Donalds
175 Scott Dr
Donalds, SC 29638
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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