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ZIP Code 29831

Primary City:Jackson, SC (View All Cities)
County: Aiken County
Timezone: Eastern (8:34am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -81.7
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29831. 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 29831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29831, 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:
Jackson, SC
Unacceptable:
Dunbarton, Savannah River Plant

Stats and Demographics for the 29831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29831 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 29831 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 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 29831 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,146
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,892
Median Home Value $87,900
Land Area 115.17 sq mi
Water Area 2.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,655
Median Household Income $34,909

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1301531331601341341071101031331951511229951464619
Female1281361211581401241051191421631751361278793805531
Total25828925431827425821222924529637028724918614412610150

Gender

 Male 2,026 49%
 Female 2,120 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,963 71.5%
 Black Or African American 1,061 25.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 19 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 24 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3010619431427419014230
Renter429263655233208
Total7219825737932622316238

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 755 46%
 Single Guardian 344 21%
 Singles 486 29%
 Singles With Roommate 70 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,133 68%
 Households with Kids 522 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2629202731313525313025282624232932443228
Female2929202428372130202318262529262442372925
Total5558405159685655515343545153495374816153

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29831 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29831 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29831 real estate data, the median home value of $87,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29831 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29831 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,146 100%
 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 691 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 589 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 375 20%
 Households Vacant 237 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 24.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 26 11.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 41.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 2%
 2 Bedroom 131 38%
 3+ Bedroom 209 60%
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 $34,909 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29831 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29831 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. However, that is not the case in 29831. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,085 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 21%
 No Earnings 1,196 41%
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 1,085 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 620 21%
 No Earnings 1,196 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,459 98.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.1%
 Worked at Home 11 0.7%
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 229 19.3%
 High School Graduate 762 64.2%
 Associate's degree 80 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 99 8.3%
 Master's degree 16 1.3%
 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 576 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 6.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29831

ZIP Code 29831 is in the Aiken 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29831.

Jackson Middle School
8217 Atomic Rd
Jackson, SC 29831
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aiken 01 School District

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