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ZIP Code 29659

Primary City:Lowndesville, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Abbeville County
Timezone: Eastern (12:48am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.210, -82.648
ZIP (~1100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29659

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29659. 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 29659. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29659, 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:
Lowndesville, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29659 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29659 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 29659 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29659 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 118
Population Density 166 people per sq mi
Housing Units 92
Median Home Value $44,000
Land Area 0.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 54
Median Household Income $15,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1073312433474422642
Female223232414663013203
Total129654484710137435845

Gender

 Male 71 60%
 Female 47 40%
Gender

Race

 White 90 76%
 Black Or African American 25 21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 1 1%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01461672
Renter33387021
Total347148693

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 20 37%
 Single Guardian 12 22%
 Singles 21 39%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 38 70%
 Households with Kids 16 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22231221101200010110
Female00011000102100010100
Total22242221203300020210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29659 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 29659 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 29659 real estate data, the median home value of $44,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 29659 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29659 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 118 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 21 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 29%
 Households Vacant 38 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 16%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 55%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 16 53%
 3+ Bedroom 14 47%
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 $15,417 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29659 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. In 29659 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 30%
 No Earnings 51 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 30%
 No Earnings 51 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 37 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 14 25%
 High School Graduate 41 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 28 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 32%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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