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ZIP Code 29691

Primary City:Walhalla, SC (View All Cities)
County: Oconee County
Timezone: Eastern (7:36am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -83.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29691

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29691. 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 29691. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29691, 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:
Walhalla, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29691 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29691 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 29691 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29691 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,333
Population Density 165 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,092
Median Home Value $113,100
Land Area 68.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,433
Median Household Income $37,287

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4243814184203753323223833933823973412932722041599035
Female361355390403288322318363384434444350342281268187121101
Total785736808823663654640746777816841691635553472346211136

Gender

 Male 5,621 50%
 Female 5,712 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,855 87.0%
 Black Or African American 380 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 50 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 845 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3728850365265956336489
Renter1532362952451551116518
Total190524798897814674429107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,200 50%
 Single Guardian 895 20%
 Singles 1,186 27%
 Singles With Roommate 152 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,867 65%
 Households with Kids 1,566 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8181918979757071868774829085847887957696
Female6684637467817173637976738676888885657762
Total147165154163146156141144149166150155176161172166172160153158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29691 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29691 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 29691 real estate data, the median home value of $113,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29691 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29691 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29691 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,168 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 165 1%
 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 1,681 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,474 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,278 25%
 Households Vacant 659 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 176 26.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 64 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 13.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 298 45.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 1%
 1 Bedroom 148 12%
 2 Bedroom 325 27%
 3+ Bedroom 718 60%
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 $37,287 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29691 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. More commuters in 29691 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,842 22%
 No Earnings 3,345 40%
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 3,123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,842 22%
 No Earnings 3,345 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,123 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 1%
 Worked at Home 73 2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 691 21.1%
 High School Graduate 1,848 56.3%
 Associate's degree 340 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 235 7.2%
 Master's degree 145 4.4%
 Professional school degree 23 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,456 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 319 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29691

ZIP Code 29691 is in the Oconee 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29691.

James M. Brown Elementary
225 Coffee Rd
Walhalla, SC 29691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Tamassee-Salem Elementary
9950 North Hwy 11
Tamassee, SC 29691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Walhalla Elementary
508 Fowler Rd
Walhalla, SC 29691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Walhalla Middle School
177 Razorback Ln
Walhalla, SC 29691
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Walhalla High School
151 Razorback Ln
Walhalla, SC 29691
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Faith Christian School
115 Worley Ln
Walhalla, SC 29691
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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