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ZIP Code 29936

Primary City:Ridgeland, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:41am)
Coordinates:32.5, -81.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29936. 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 29936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29936, 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:
Ridgeland, SC
Acceptable:
Coosawhatchie
Unacceptable:
Gillisonville, Mitchellville, Switzerland

Stats and Demographics for the 29936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29936 is located in south 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 29936 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29936 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,354
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,289
Median Home Value $87,500
Land Area 237.20 sq mi
Water Area 5.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,383
Median Household Income $35,642

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5164194484776556725915345204885173913002181701146551
Female452463395418404419380389410456437368358258217134108142
Total9688828438951,0591,091971923930944954759658476387248173193

Gender

 Male 7,146 54%
 Female 6,208 46%
Gender

Race

 White 6,102 45.7%
 Black Or African American 6,170 46.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.6%
 Asian 69 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 770 5.8%
 Two Or More Races 160 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7732153567168044424585
Renter149327275255152994523
Total226648810926832543290108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,937 44%
 Single Guardian 1,144 26%
 Singles 1,087 25%
 Singles With Roommate 215 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,730 62%
 Households with Kids 1,653 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10210011295989077767882907511388107868084120133
Female8710374971137877831128482726790978475976583
Total189203186192211168154159190166172147180178204170155181185216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29936 has a slightly higher 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 29936 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 29936 real estate data, the median home value of $87,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29936 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29936 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,866 88.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,367 10.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,782 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,276 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,325 25%
 Households Vacant 906 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 249 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 108 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 172 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 279 20%
 2 Bedroom 528 38%
 3+ Bedroom 578 42%
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 $35,642 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29936 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. However, that is not the case in 29936. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,740 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,654 24%
 No Earnings 4,731 43%
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 3,740 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,654 24%
 No Earnings 4,731 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,841 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 215 4%
 Worked at Home 218 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 1,296 25.4%
 High School Graduate 2,845 55.8%
 Associate's degree 255 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 503 9.9%
 Master's degree 174 3.4%
 Professional school degree 28 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,855 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 457 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29936

ZIP Code 29936 is in the Jasper 01 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29936.

Ridgeland Elementary
250 Jaguar Trail Unit 103
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jasper 01 School District
Ridgeland High School
5 Correctional Rd
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dept of Correction N04 School District
Beaufort-Jasper Academy for Career Excellence
80 Lowcountry Dr
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beaufort 80 School District
Ridgeland-Hardeeville High School
250 Jaguar Trail
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jasper 01 School District
Thomas Heyward Academy
1727 Malphrus Rd
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Step of Faith Christian Academy
9009 Tarboro Rd
Ridgeland, SC 29936
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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