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ZIP Code 29926

Primary City:Hilton Head Island, SC (View All Cities)
County: Beaufort County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.22, -80.75
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29926

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29926. 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 29926. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29926, 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:
Hilton Head Island, SC
Acceptable:
Hilton Head

Stats and Demographics for the 29926 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29926 is located in south South Carolina and covers a slightly less 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 29926 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29926 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,742
Population Density 779 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,241
Median Home Value $414,300
Land Area 30.47 sq mi
Water Area 16.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,958
Median Household Income $71,124

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male684633632591539637608671674662666647943901710629429332
Female5916425935924555565406526387637909161,1061,006727561472554
Total1,2751,2751,2251,1839941,1931,1481,3231,3121,4251,4561,5632,0491,9071,4371,190901886

Gender

 Male 11,588 49%
 Female 12,154 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,636 78.5%
 Black Or African American 2,298 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 185 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 2,211 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 363 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222947621,0941,6701,7841,212406
Renter192615594473298172156214
Total2149091,3561,5671,9681,9561,368620

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,777 58%
 Single Guardian 1,137 11%
 Singles 2,471 25%
 Singles With Roommate 573 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,509 75%
 Households with Kids 2,449 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1351451391501161111351481231241281321231251271251461177695
Female110108128119139124121129129137113107122114131134141919585
Total245253267269255235256277252261241239245239258259287208171180

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29926 has a slightly higher 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 29926 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29926 real estate data, the median home value of $414,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29926. Rentals in 29926 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 29926 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,615 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,925 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,319 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,714 22%
 Households Vacant 2,283 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 444 19.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.8%
 For Sale Only 283 12.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,177 51.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 300 13.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 1%
 1 Bedroom 528 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,001 40%
 3+ Bedroom 946 38%
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 $71,124 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29926 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. More commuters in 29926 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,929 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,752 28%
 No Earnings 7,988 39%
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 6,929 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,752 28%
 No Earnings 7,988 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,794 89.3%
 Public transportation 16 0.1%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 393 3.6%
 Worked at Home 727 6.6%
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 728 8%
 High School Graduate 3,305 37%
 Associate's degree 555 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,531 28%
 Master's degree 1,204 13%
 Professional school degree 343 4%
 Doctorate degree 254 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,128 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 642 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 108 2.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29926

ZIP Code 29926 is in the Beaufort 01 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29926.

Hilton Head Island Early Childhood Center
165 Pembroke Dr
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaufort 01 School District
Hilton Head Island Elementary School for the Creat
10 Wilborn Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaufort 01 School District
Hilton Head Island Elementary
30 School Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beaufort 01 School District
Hilton Head Island Middle School
55 Wilborn Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Beaufort 01 School District
Hilton Head Island High School
70 Wilborn Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beaufort 01 School District
Hilton Head Christian Academy
55 Gardner Dr
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Francis Catholic School
45 Beach City Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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