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ZIP Code 29697

Primary City:Williamston, SC (View All Cities)
County: Anderson County
Timezone: Eastern (2:49pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.64, -82.54
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29697

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29697. 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 29697. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29697, 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:
Williamston, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29697 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29697 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 29697 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 small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29697 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,207
Population Density 317 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,078
Median Home Value $112,700
Land Area 38.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,555
Median Household Income $51,947

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4354394724203223433904284364554443353352462051346845
Female425429453398349360428435428466453362355300224175105110
Total860868925818671703818863864921897697690546429309173155

Gender

 Male 5,952 49%
 Female 6,255 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,556 86.5%
 Black Or African American 977 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.1%
 Asian 27 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 469 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 160 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5542960479966353128984
Renter106247255205139774527
Total1616768591,004802608334111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,546 56%
 Single Guardian 899 20%
 Singles 952 21%
 Singles With Roommate 158 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,858 63%
 Households with Kids 1,697 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male83959286977883938898103979282918788886673
Female977489797790889183100771068486767088956974
Total180169181165174168171184171198180203176168167157176183135147

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29697 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29697 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29697 real estate data, the median home value of $112,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29697 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29697 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29697 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,203 100.0%
 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 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,292 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,162 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,101 22%
 Households Vacant 523 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 22.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Sale Only 95 18.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 6.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 3.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 251 48.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 87 9%
 2 Bedroom 338 35%
 3+ Bedroom 549 56%
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 $51,947 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29697 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 29697 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,946 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,621 18%
 No Earnings 3,547 39%
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 3,946 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,621 18%
 No Earnings 3,547 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,939 96.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 68 1.3%
 Worked at Home 88 1.7%
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 695 18%
 High School Graduate 2,091 55%
 Associate's degree 241 6%
 Bachelor's degree 566 15%
 Master's degree 111 3%
 Professional school degree 34 1%
 Doctorate degree 44 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,250 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 261 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 321 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29697

ZIP Code 29697 is in the Anderson 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29697.

Cedar Grove Elementary
107 Melvin Ln
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Palmetto Middle School
803 North Hamilton St
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Palmetto Elementary
1 Roberts Blvd
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Career and Technology Center of Anderson 1 & 2
702 Belton Hwy
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anderson 80 School District
Palmetto High School
804 North Hamilton St
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anderson 01 School District
Calvary'S Kids Preschool
10 S Academy St
Williamston, SC 29697
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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