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ZIP Code 29643

Primary City:Fair Play, SC (View All Cities)
County: Oconee County
Timezone: Eastern (1:06am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.52, -82.99
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29643

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29643. 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 29643. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29643, 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:
Fair Play, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29643 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29643 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 29643 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29643 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,756
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,988
Median Home Value $141,700
Land Area 26.81 sq mi
Water Area 5.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,165
Median Household Income $48,724

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67708583506460868210410511212711385392519
Female696486866170628666831261261148586453431
Total136134171169111134122172148187231238241198171845950

Gender

 Male 1,376 50%
 Female 1,380 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,639 95.8%
 Black Or African American 41 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 19 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7691231952572088926
Renter15394843261091
Total221081712382832189827

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 697 60%
 Single Guardian 146 13%
 Singles 273 23%
 Singles With Roommate 49 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 866 74%
 Households with Kids 299 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male162012121610161315181319122314202011186
Female161312121213151771916182013181818131910
Total3233242428233130223729373236323838243716

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29643 has an extremely large 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 29643 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 29643 real estate data, the median home value of $141,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29643. Rentals in 29643 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29643 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,714 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 1.0%
 Nursing Facilities 14 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 545 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 429 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 191 10%
 Households Vacant 823 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 5.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 52 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 624 75.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 12.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 80 50%
 3+ Bedroom 79 50%
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 $48,724 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29643 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29643 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 29643 can expect to fall in that range. 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 970 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 329 13%
 No Earnings 1,198 48%
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 970 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 329 13%
 No Earnings 1,198 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,178 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 1.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 0.7%
 Worked at Home 14 1.2%
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 226 20%
 High School Graduate 631 56%
 Associate's degree 113 10%
 Bachelor's degree 152 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 10 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 388 97.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29643

ZIP Code 29643 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29643.

Foothills Christian School
104 Feltman Rd
Fair Play, SC 29643
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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