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ZIP Code 29649

Primary City:Greenwood, SC (View All Cities)
County: Greenwood County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.2, -82.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29649

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29649. 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 29649. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29649, 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:
Greenwood, SC
Unacceptable:
Gwd

Stats and Demographics for the 29649 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29649 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 29649 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29649 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,235
Population Density 484 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,427
Median Home Value $138,400
Land Area 54.21 sq mi
Water Area 1.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,385
Median Household Income $50,385

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8448168408971,026758705720780825718693688524381307211118
Female8167307661,3331,382969861969917974895871807606458417319294
Total1,6601,5461,6062,2302,4081,7271,5661,6891,6971,7991,6131,5641,4951,130839724530412

Gender

 Male 11,851 45%
 Female 14,384 55%
Gender

Race

 White 18,088 68.9%
 Black Or African American 6,956 26.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 0.2%
 Asian 417 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 401 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 304 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1357461,1251,3721,4481,088777233
Renter70084864551336916913186
Total8351,5941,7701,8851,8171,257908319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,744 46%
 Single Guardian 1,992 19%
 Singles 2,960 29%
 Singles With Roommate 689 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,113 68%
 Households with Kids 3,272 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male149207182155148160163177168177166166161170173164143178239215
Female176157181154134156143147150163146155149153144177179367466370
Total325364363309282316306324318340312321310323317341322545705585

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29649 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29649 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29649 real estate data, the median home value of $138,400 is slightly less 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 29649. Rentals in 29649 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29649 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,488 93.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 685 2.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,012 3.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 50 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,748 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,176 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,461 30%
 Households Vacant 1,042 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 348 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 181 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 183 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 278 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 75 2%
 1 Bedroom 387 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,681 54%
 3+ Bedroom 962 31%
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 $50,385 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29649 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. More commuters in 29649 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 7,847 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,285 26%
 No Earnings 7,490 36%
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 7,847 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,285 26%
 No Earnings 7,490 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,471 93.8%
 Public transportation 26 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 179 1.6%
 Worked at Home 485 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 785 10%
 High School Graduate 3,557 47%
 Associate's degree 535 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,978 26%
 Master's degree 383 5%
 Professional school degree 136 2%
 Doctorate degree 203 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,414 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 469 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 446 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29649

ZIP Code 29649 is in the Dept of Correction N04 School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29649.

Leath Women'S Correctional Institution
2809 Airport Rd
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Lakeview Elementary
660 Center St
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
Merrywood Elementary
329 Deadfall Rd West
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
Pinecrest Elementary
220 East Northside Dr
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
Northside Middle School
431 Deadfall Rd West
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
Eleanor S. Rice Elementary
1802 East Durst Ave
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
G. Frank Russell Career Center
601 East Northside Dr
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenwood 80 School District
Greenwood High School
1816 Cokesbury Rd
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenwood 50 School District
Cambridge Academy
103 Eastman St
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Eastside Christian School
1908 Highway 72 221 E
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Palmetto Christian Academy of Greenwood
308 Deadfall Rd W
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Greenwood Christian School
2026 Woodlawn Rd
Greenwood, SC 29649
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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