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ZIP Code 29803

Primary City:Aiken, SC (View All Cities)
County: Aiken County
Timezone: Eastern (2:46pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -81.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29803. 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 29803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29803, 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:
Aiken, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29803 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29803 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29803 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,843
Population Density 194 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,234
Median Home Value $174,000
Land Area 190.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,718
Median Household Income $62,568

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8879501,1001,1311,0349899119049771,2881,4491,3481,4231,277944628412221
Female9539501,0621,0199869759279681,0931,4441,5861,5961,6521,333919699470338
Total1,8401,9002,1622,1502,0201,9641,8381,8722,0702,7323,0352,9443,0752,6101,8631,327882559

Gender

 Male 17,873 49%
 Female 18,970 51%
Gender

Race

 White 29,444 79.9%
 Black Or African American 5,374 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 0.4%
 Asian 701 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 541 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 614 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1209621,4532,6252,9802,5251,312308
Renter42587965761443323913155
Total5451,8412,1103,2393,4132,7641,443363

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,010 57%
 Single Guardian 1,982 13%
 Singles 4,023 26%
 Singles With Roommate 703 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,615 74%
 Households with Kids 4,103 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165139185182183167170212218221213237210219241233260232165187
Female178197212191187180173210200184205237213223210222227208152198
Total343336397373370347343422418405418474423442451455487440317385

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29803 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29803 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29803 real estate data, the median home value of $174,000 is slightly higher 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 29803. Rentals in 29803 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,731 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 53 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,137 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,148 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,433 20%
 Households Vacant 1,516 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 283 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 337 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 321 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 500 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 1%
 1 Bedroom 461 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,425 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,147 37%
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 $62,568 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29803 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29803 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,373 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,897 22%
 No Earnings 13,040 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 11,373 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,897 22%
 No Earnings 13,040 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,024 93.7%
 Public transportation 39 0.2%
 Taxicab 24 0.1%
 Motorcycle 45 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 262 1.6%
 Worked at Home 639 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,018 8%
 High School Graduate 5,609 43%
 Associate's degree 862 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,326 25%
 Master's degree 1,544 12%
 Professional school degree 324 2%
 Doctorate degree 479 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,450 75.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 928 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 539 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29803

ZIP Code 29803 is in the Aiken 01 School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29803.

Millbrook Elementary
255 East Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
Chukker Creek Elementary
1830 Chukker Creek Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
Aiken Middle School
101 Gator Ln
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
Aiken Elementary
2050 Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
M. B. Kennedy Middle School
274 East Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
Redcliffe Elementary
22 Double Springs Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District
South Aiken High School
232 East Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aiken 01 School District
Silver Bluff High School
64 Desoto Dr
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aiken 01 School District
South Aiken Baptist Christian School
980 Dougherty Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
South Aiken Presbyterian Kindergarten
1711 Whiskey Rd
Aiken, SC 29803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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