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ZIP Code 29812

Primary City:Barnwell, SC (View All Cities)
County: Barnwell County
Timezone: Eastern (5:42am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.2, -81.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29812

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29812. 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 29812. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29812, 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:
Barnwell, SC
Acceptable:
Kline
Unacceptable:
Snelling

Stats and Demographics for the 29812 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29812 is located in central South Carolina and covers a large 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 29812 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29812 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,864
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,401
Median Home Value $81,200
Land Area 276.58 sq mi
Water Area 6.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,657
Median Household Income $35,331

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37246247646534330833634434440042039035923715212210553
Female397445416409344358408384390457460416385279180196122130
Total769907892874687666744728734857880806744516332318227183

Gender

 Male 5,688 48%
 Female 6,176 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,785 57.2%
 Black Or African American 4,710 39.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 107 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 77 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 156 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41305542761746469319108
Renter133340245271205946018
Total1746457871,032951563379126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,035 44%
 Single Guardian 1,166 25%
 Singles 1,278 27%
 Singles With Roommate 178 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,020 65%
 Households with Kids 1,637 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6573857381889097106949310298898812280878877
Female91817482779184931007991878277878380936671
Total156154159155158179174190206173184189180166175205160180154148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29812 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29812 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29812 real estate data, the median home value of $81,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29812. Rentals in 29812 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29812 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,737 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 70 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,728 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,563 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,366 25%
 Households Vacant 744 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 158 21.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2.0%
 For Sale Only 70 9.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 11.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 397 53.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 120 11%
 1 Bedroom 74 7%
 2 Bedroom 480 43%
 3+ Bedroom 453 40%
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 $35,331 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29812 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29812 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29812 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,046 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,534 18%
 No Earnings 3,979 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 3,046 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,534 18%
 No Earnings 3,979 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,840 95.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 2.7%
 Worked at Home 55 1.4%
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 758 23.0%
 High School Graduate 1,989 60.4%
 Associate's degree 179 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 288 8.7%
 Master's degree 14 0.4%
 Professional school degree 10 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 55 1.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,126 84.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 180 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29812

ZIP Code 29812 is in the Barnwell 45 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29812.

Barnwell Primary
734 Hagood Ave
Barnwell, SC 29812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnwell 45 School District
Barnwell Elementary
10524 Marlboro Ave
Barnwell, SC 29812
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Barnwell 45 School District
Guinyard-Butler Middle School
779 Allen St
Barnwell, SC 29812
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Barnwell 45 School District
Barnwell High School
474 Jackson St
Barnwell, SC 29812
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnwell 45 School District

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