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ZIP Code 29824

Primary City:Edgefield, SC (View All Cities)
County: Edgefield County
Timezone: Eastern (7:37am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -82.0
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29824. 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 29824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29824, 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:
Edgefield, SC
Unacceptable:
Cleora, Meeting Street, Pleasant Lane

Stats and Demographics for the 29824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29824 is located in west 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 29824 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 slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29824 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,535
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,994
Median Home Value $108,700
Land Area 223.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,594
Median Household Income $34,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male191226213232256392584575454491434325288201134915238
Female19619020817916618018019720923924827621718015312485131
Total387416421411422572764772663730682601505381287215137169

Gender

 Male 5,177 61%
 Female 3,358 39%
Gender

Race

 White 4,427 51.9%
 Black Or African American 3,725 43.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 31 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 187 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1913928541842931020857
Renter66140139132117714123
Total8527942455054638124980

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,208 47%
 Single Guardian 548 21%
 Singles 751 29%
 Singles With Roommate 87 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,811 70%
 Households with Kids 783 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3628444839464852414927535133465545464038
Female3847394138373436454341404341294534333833
Total74758389778382888692689394747510079797871

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29824 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 29824 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 29824 real estate data, the median home value of $108,700 is slightly less than average 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 29824. Rentals in 29824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,242 73%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,176 25%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 1%
 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 1,054 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 811 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 729 24%
 Households Vacant 400 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 15.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 30 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 93 23.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 202 50.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 70 9%
 1 Bedroom 181 23%
 2 Bedroom 231 29%
 3+ Bedroom 302 39%
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 $34,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29824 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 29824 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 2,306 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,326 18%
 No Earnings 3,539 49%
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 2,306 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,326 18%
 No Earnings 3,539 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,422 95%
 Public transportation 21 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 2%
 Worked at Home 77 3%
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 911 22.7%
 High School Graduate 2,522 63.0%
 Associate's degree 244 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 224 5.6%
 Master's degree 78 1.9%
 Professional school degree 22 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 990 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 160 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 158 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29824

ZIP Code 29824 is in the Edgefield 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29824.

W. E. Parker Elementary
41 Crest Rd
Edgefield, SC 29824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgefield 01 School District

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