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ZIP Code 29940

Primary City:Seabrook, SC (View All Cities)
County: Beaufort County
Timezone: Eastern (4:54pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.6, -80.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29940. 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 29940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29940, 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:
Seabrook, SC
Unacceptable:
Coosaw

Stats and Demographics for the 29940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29940 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 29940 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,967
Population Density 69 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,770
Median Home Value $98,900
Land Area 57.12 sq mi
Water Area 10.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,480
Median Household Income $35,049

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male142138134158102941009410012214515416310149322417
Female1551251271391241149214211015717918416010367483537
Total297263261297226208192236210279324338323204116805954

Gender

 Male 1,869 47%
 Female 2,098 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,321 33.3%
 Black Or African American 2,530 63.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26921712793541968731
Renter19495556342173
Total451412263353882179434

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 665 45%
 Single Guardian 399 27%
 Singles 360 24%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 958 65%
 Households with Kids 522 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2038283031271927342325262733314236212832
Female2633273221222824302630243116202334293334
Total4671556252494751644955505849516570506166

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29940 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29940 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29940 real estate data, the median home value of $98,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29940 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29940 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,967 100%
 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 670 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 566 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 244 14%
 Households Vacant 290 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 11.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 14 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 96 33.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 140 48.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 99 32%
 3+ Bedroom 211 68%
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 $35,049 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29940 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 29940. 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 1,093 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 701 22%
 No Earnings 1,398 44%
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 1,093 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 701 22%
 No Earnings 1,398 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,378 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 19 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 3%
 Worked at Home 39 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 279 21%
 High School Graduate 885 67%
 Associate's degree 20 2%
 Bachelor's degree 104 8%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 26 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 900 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 104 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 31 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29940

ZIP Code 29940 is in the Beaufort 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29940.

Whale Branch Early College High School
169 Detour Rd
Seabrook, SC 29940
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Beaufort 01 School District

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