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ZIP Code 29853

Primary City:Williston, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:12pm)
Coordinates:33.4, -81.5
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29853

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29853. 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 29853. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29853, 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:
Williston, SC
Unacceptable:
White Pond

Stats and Demographics for the 29853 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29853 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 29853 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 29853 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,580
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,062
Median Home Value $66,500
Land Area 110.75 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,669
Median Household Income $40,427

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
Male23522324426318216517517818324623522018916591566733
Female2112172082391891862052162032772692481981641281048187
Total446440452502371351380394386523504468387329219160148120

Gender

 Male 3,150 48%
 Female 3,430 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,520 53.5%
 Black Or African American 2,843 43.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.8%
 Asian 9 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 123 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3317327844640931018953
Renter80180139143117583922
Total11335341758952636822875

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,104 41%
 Single Guardian 668 25%
 Singles 779 29%
 Singles With Roommate 118 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,787 67%
 Households with Kids 882 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4952534250463642494353515344566260454041
Female4150394340504247384355374330516144493433
Total901029285909678898786108889674107123104947474

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29853 has a slightly less than average 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 29853 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29853 real estate data, the median home value of $66,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29853 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29853 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29853 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,511 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 945 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 946 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 778 25%
 Households Vacant 393 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 31 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 7%
 2 Bedroom 240 44%
 3+ Bedroom 267 49%
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 $40,427 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29853 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. However, that is not the case in 29853. 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 1,531 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 904 18%
 No Earnings 2,458 50%
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 1,531 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 904 18%
 No Earnings 2,458 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,922 92%
 Public transportation 17 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 5%
 Worked at Home 46 2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 524 27%
 High School Graduate 988 50%
 Associate's degree 253 13%
 Bachelor's degree 136 7%
 Master's degree 68 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,130 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 166 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 88 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29853

ZIP Code 29853 is in the Barnwell 29 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29853.

Kelly Edwards Elementary
1071 Elko St
Williston, SC 29853
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnwell 29 School District
Williston-Elko Middle School
12333 Main St
Williston, SC 29853
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Barnwell 29 School District
Williston-Elko High School
12233 Main St
Williston, SC 29853
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnwell 29 School District
In His Service Christian School
222 Noble St
Williston, SC 29853
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Winfield Heights Christian Kindergarten
315 Chester St
Williston, SC 29853
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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