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ZIP Code 29741

Primary City:Ruby, SC (View All Cities)
County: Chesterfield County
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.74, -80.21
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29741

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29741. 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 29741. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29741, 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:
Ruby, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29741 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29741 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 29741 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29741 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,082
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,065
Median Home Value $66,700
Land Area 37.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 861
Median Household Income $31,518

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4473776937405184789776767866273274
Female587882662953716874708775855745232817
Total102151159135669312215215216716315116312372553521

Gender

 Male 1,016 49%
 Female 1,066 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,642 78.9%
 Black Or African American 380 18.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 1.1%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 18 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5661301581581186213
Renter9313524271393
Total14971651821851317116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 415 48%
 Single Guardian 160 19%
 Singles 253 29%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 594 69%
 Households with Kids 267 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8978151814101620161413141513182125
Female13121161419111222182111161613111615116
Total2121181429372522383837252930282434361311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29741 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29741 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 29741 real estate data, the median home value of $66,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29741 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29741 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29741 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,068 99.3%
 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 14 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 325 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 385 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 151 14%
 Households Vacant 204 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 66%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 7%
 2 Bedroom 46 43%
 3+ Bedroom 53 50%
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 $31,518 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29741 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 29741 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 617 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 363 21%
 No Earnings 717 42%
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 617 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 363 21%
 No Earnings 717 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 752 93.0%
 Public transportation 8 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.1%
 Worked at Home 48 5.9%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 140 16.7%
 High School Graduate 589 70.4%
 Associate's degree 24 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 38 4.5%
 Master's degree 45 5.4%
 Professional school degree 1 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 271 90.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29741

ZIP Code 29741 is in the Chesterfield 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29741.

Ruby Elementary
249 Thurman Aveune
Ruby, SC 29741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield 01 School District

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