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ZIP Code 29655

Primary City:Iva, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:00am)
Coordinates:34.3, -82.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29655

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29655. 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 29655. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29655, 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:
Iva, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29655 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29655 is located in northwest South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29655 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 29655 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,796
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,954
Median Home Value $77,400
Land Area 148.90 sq mi
Water Area 11.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,066
Median Household Income $33,481

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male220245271269198184176236229284293281266222164987954
Female26023025825421220119923024229030529928425517513586112
Total480475529523410385375466471574598580550477339233165166

Gender

 Male 3,769 48%
 Female 4,027 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,840 87.7%
 Black Or African American 786 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.4%
 Asian 20 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 23 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 94 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4020536850154544824085
Renter64123123105113603313
Total10432849160665850827398

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,626 53%
 Single Guardian 569 19%
 Singles 767 25%
 Singles With Roommate 104 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,097 68%
 Households with Kids 969 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3845444254444261445243646448604654634645
Female5541595045444849445437455369515352524640
Total9386103929988901108810680109117117111991061159285

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29655 has a slightly higher than average 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 29655 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29655 real estate data, the median home value of $77,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29655 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29655 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29655 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,737 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.8%
 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 1,183 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,249 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 634 16%
 Households Vacant 888 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 8.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 54 6.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 371 41.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 342 38.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 37 7.2%
 2 Bedroom 150 29.2%
 3+ Bedroom 324 63.0%
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 $33,481 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29655 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 29655. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,853 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 19%
 No Earnings 2,920 49%
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 1,853 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,131 19%
 No Earnings 2,920 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,510 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 2%
 Worked at Home 121 5%
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 635 27.3%
 High School Graduate 1,272 54.8%
 Associate's degree 255 11.0%
 Bachelor's degree 137 5.9%
 Master's degree 19 0.8%
 Professional school degree 4 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,076 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 100 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29655

ZIP Code 29655 is in the Anderson 03 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29655.

Iva Elementary
803 Antreville Hwy
Iva, SC 29655
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson 03 School District
Crescent High School
9104 Hwy 81 South
Iva, SC 29655
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anderson 03 School District

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