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ZIP Code 29692

Primary City:Ware Shoals, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Coordinates:34.43, -82.21
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29692

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29692. 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 29692. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29692, 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:
Ware Shoals, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29692 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29692 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 29692 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29692 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,856
Population Density 100 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,366
Median Home Value $65,900
Land Area 48.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,976
Median Household Income $35,036

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13613715716613213113515716616716717415812778515432
Female13114616317912614211716715617918617716714397917886
Total267283320345258273252324322346353351325270175142132118

Gender

 Male 2,325 48%
 Female 2,531 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,055 83.5%
 Black Or African American 695 14.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 36 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811221228131023617274
Renter3512110995104533113
Total5323332137641428920387

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 917 46%
 Single Guardian 413 21%
 Singles 569 29%
 Singles With Roommate 77 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,379 70%
 Households with Kids 597 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2724291927362527223429323131313831363033
Female2925232230213223403534323527313238443429
Total5649524157575750626963646658627069806462

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29692 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29692 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 29692 real estate data, the median home value of $65,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29692 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29692 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29692 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,783 98%
 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 73 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 702 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 713 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 561 24%
 Households Vacant 390 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 109 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 37 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 199 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 4%
 2 Bedroom 309 57%
 3+ Bedroom 215 39%
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 $35,036 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29692 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29692 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. However, that is not the case in 29692. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,296 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 827 21%
 No Earnings 1,796 46%
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 1,296 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 827 21%
 No Earnings 1,796 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,684 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 4%
 Worked at Home 15 1%
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 307 22.4%
 High School Graduate 852 62.1%
 Associate's degree 82 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 105 7.7%
 Master's degree 6 0.4%
 Professional school degree 14 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 604 56%
 Enrolled in Private School 309 29%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29692

ZIP Code 29692 is in the Greenwood 51 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29692.

Ware Shoals Elementary
45 West Main St
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenwood 51 School District
Ware Shoals Primary
15269 Indian Mound Rd
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwood 51 School District
Ware Shoals High School
56 South Greenwood Ave
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenwood 51 School District
Steppingstones Ministries
27 Fleming St W
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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