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ZIP Code 29657

Primary City:Liberty, SC (View All Cities)
County: Pickens County
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -82.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29657

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29657. 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 29657. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29657, 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:
Liberty, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29657 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29657 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 29657 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29657 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,116
Population Density 238 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,433
Median Home Value $97,600
Land Area 63.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,842
Median Household Income $39,343

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5375205785214114994865385236385244764383422171549166
Female47245447449748243243552357256862952845632026021114599
Total1,0099741,0521,0188939319211,0611,0951,2061,1531,004894662477365236165

Gender

 Male 7,559 50%
 Female 7,557 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,973 92.4%
 Black Or African American 652 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.3%
 Asian 36 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 163 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 252 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1115318751,054954645343107
Renter1152662532531481036519
Total2267971,1281,3071,102748408126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,210 55%
 Single Guardian 1,015 17%
 Singles 1,365 23%
 Singles With Roommate 252 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,789 65%
 Households with Kids 2,053 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male98123121989890108106118115117108101137939311610711270
Female8897979810196798098921109683939211211710274113
Total186220218196199186187186216207227204184230185205233209186183

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29657 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29657 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29657 real estate data, the median home value of $97,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29657 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29657 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29657 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,084 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,896 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,724 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,222 19%
 Households Vacant 591 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 147 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Sale Only 93 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 253 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 4%
 1 Bedroom 15 1%
 2 Bedroom 427 35%
 3+ Bedroom 712 59%
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 $39,343 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29657 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. Most commuters in 29657 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 4,276 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,420 21%
 No Earnings 4,795 42%
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 4,276 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,420 21%
 No Earnings 4,795 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,545 97.4%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 0.5%
 Worked at Home 115 2.0%
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 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 1,076 23.4%
 High School Graduate 2,290 49.8%
 Associate's degree 472 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 512 11.1%
 Master's degree 218 4.7%
 Professional school degree 9 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,486 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 243 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 346 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29657

ZIP Code 29657 is in the Pickens 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29657.

Liberty Elementary
251 North Hillcrest St
Liberty, SC 29657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Liberty Middle School
125 Falcon Ln
Liberty, SC 29657
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Chastain Road Elementary
940 Chastain Rd
Liberty, SC 29657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Liberty High School
124 Red Devil Dr
Liberty, SC 29657
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickens 01 School District
Pickens County Career and Technology Center
990 Chastain Rd
Liberty, SC 29657
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pickens 01 School District

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