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ZIP Code 29642

Primary City:Easley, SC (View All Cities)
County: Pickens County
Timezone: Eastern (12:47am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.77, -82.56
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29642. 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 29642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29642, 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:
Easley, SC
Acceptable:
Powdersville
Unacceptable:
Piedmont

Stats and Demographics for the 29642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29642 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 29642 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 families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29642 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,561
Population Density 594 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,038
Median Home Value $165,900
Land Area 49.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,344
Median Household Income $59,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9131,0301,1379907307268031,0251,0771,1561,063986882677463326213146
Female8771,0421,1119016937678711,0371,1471,2321,1661,052983719556399339326
Total1,7902,0722,2481,8911,4231,4931,6742,0622,2242,3882,2292,0381,8651,3961,019725552472

Gender

 Male 14,343 49%
 Female 15,218 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,697 90.3%
 Black Or African American 1,793 6.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.2%
 Asian 219 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 403 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 377 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1099461,7422,1321,9471,336684167
Renter194451490392274176167137
Total3031,3972,2322,5242,2211,512851304

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,981 62%
 Single Guardian 1,560 14%
 Singles 2,415 21%
 Singles With Roommate 388 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,275 64%
 Households with Kids 4,069 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male177189187201177202193232226223253227203231202226225205132161
Female165170194185191214233196208227218229217220178183190190160132
Total342359381386368416426428434450471456420451380409415395292293

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29642 has a small 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 29642 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29642 real estate data, the median home value of $165,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29642. Rentals in 29642 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,427 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 126 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,618 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,445 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,281 19%
 Households Vacant 694 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 224 32.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 201 29.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 28.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 3%
 1 Bedroom 260 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,027 48%
 3+ Bedroom 783 37%
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 $59,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29642 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29642 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,845 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,016 22%
 No Earnings 7,433 33%
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 9,845 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,016 22%
 No Earnings 7,433 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,393 95.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 33 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 146 1.1%
 Worked at Home 457 3.5%
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 1,405 15%
 High School Graduate 4,064 43%
 Associate's degree 999 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,960 21%
 Master's degree 673 7%
 Professional school degree 162 2%
 Doctorate degree 133 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,279 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 578 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 552 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29642

ZIP Code 29642 is in the Anderson 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29642.

Concrete Primary
535 Powdersville Main
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Hunt Meadows Elementary
420 Hunt Rd
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Forest Acres Elementary
401 McAlister Rd
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
West End Elementary
314 Pelzer Hwy
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Easley High School
154 Green Wave Blvd
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Foothills Montessori School
4876 Highway 153
Easley, SC 29642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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