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ZIP Code 29704

Primary City:Catawba, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Coordinates:34.82, -80.92
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29704

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29704. 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 29704. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29704, 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:
Catawba, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29704 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29704 is located in north 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 29704 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 29704 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,721
Population Density 138 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,500
Median Home Value $156,600
Land Area 27.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,390
Median Household Income $45,096

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11611213412990901071221551761541511278065361716
Female10893104116989510211815315318912213410554581824
Total224205238245188185209240308329343273261185119943540

Gender

 Male 1,877 50%
 Female 1,844 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,991 80.4%
 Black Or African American 556 14.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 1.3%
 Asian 22 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 39 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81112072952751676816
Renter28574863281342
Total361682553583031807218

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 809 58%
 Single Guardian 271 19%
 Singles 246 18%
 Singles With Roommate 64 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 916 66%
 Households with Kids 474 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1531202319182027281628392526242329262716
Female2426221821231716162722181423242623212224
Total3957424140413743444350573949484952474940

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29704 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29704 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29704 real estate data, the median home value of $156,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29704. Rentals in 29704 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29704 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,721 100%
 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 837 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 310 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 243 16%
 Households Vacant 110 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 23 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 197 57%
 3+ Bedroom 146 43%
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 $45,096 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29704 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 29704 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,298 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 24%
 No Earnings 1,121 35%
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 1,298 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 760 24%
 No Earnings 1,121 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,722 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 3%
 Worked at Home 105 6%
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 349 24%
 High School Graduate 750 52%
 Associate's degree 150 10%
 Bachelor's degree 154 11%
 Master's degree 50 3%
 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 707 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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