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ZIP Code 29690

Primary City:Travelers Rest, SC (View All Cities)
County: Greenville County
Timezone: Eastern (11:15pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -82.4
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29690

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29690. 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 29690. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29690, 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:
Travelers Rest, SC
Acceptable:
Travelers Rst

Stats and Demographics for the 29690 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29690 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 29690 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29690 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,914
Population Density 198 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,357
Median Home Value $138,500
Land Area 105.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,469
Median Household Income $46,409

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male66563573692990653956760662471481269065449730621111566
Female589611680963921572543646675772786756660553358247152158
Total1,2541,2461,4161,8921,8271,1111,1101,2521,2991,4861,5981,4461,3141,050664458267224

Gender

 Male 10,272 49%
 Female 10,642 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,658 89.2%
 Black Or African American 1,532 7.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3%
 Asian 106 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 268 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 280 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner755309681,3901,344954438134
Renter1473803543202111277225
Total2229101,3221,7101,5551,081510159

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,309 58%
 Single Guardian 1,256 17%
 Singles 1,617 22%
 Singles With Roommate 287 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,917 66%
 Households with Kids 2,552 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male123134133147119122138125131153138150162133139165145190290269
Female12197133129125122123122119134129145125147135147145197339290
Total244231266276244244261247250287267295287280274312290387629559

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29690 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 29690 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29690 real estate data, the median home value of $138,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29690. Rentals in 29690 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29690 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,429 92.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 50 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,405 6.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,673 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,160 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,636 20%
 Households Vacant 888 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 189 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 136 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 89 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 138 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 321 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 1%
 1 Bedroom 129 9%
 2 Bedroom 508 37%
 3+ Bedroom 714 52%
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 $46,409 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29690 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. Most commuters in 29690 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 5,898 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,870 29%
 No Earnings 6,112 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 5,898 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,870 29%
 No Earnings 6,112 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,893 91.2%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 378 4.4%
 Worked at Home 384 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 910 15%
 High School Graduate 3,110 51%
 Associate's degree 595 10%
 Bachelor's degree 779 13%
 Master's degree 453 7%
 Professional school degree 155 3%
 Doctorate degree 95 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,576 65.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 764 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 600 15.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29690

ZIP Code 29690 is in the Greenville 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29690.

Heritage Elementary
1592 Greer Hwy
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Northwest Middle School
1606 Greer Hwy
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Gateway Elementary
200 Hawkins Rd
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Travelers Rest High School
301 North Main St
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Ebenezer Academy
28 Ebenezer Church Rd
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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