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ZIP Code 29078

Primary City:Lugoff, SC (View All Cities)
County: Kershaw County
Timezone: Eastern (7:08am)
Coordinates:34.2, -80.7
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29078. 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 29078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29078, 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:
Lugoff, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29078 is located in north 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 29078 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29078 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,293
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,098
Median Home Value $113,800
Land Area 124.10 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,693
Median Household Income $48,534

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5498497995
5-95795041,083
10-146096051,214
15-196274841,111
20-24418410828
25-29406409815
30-34406489895
35-395115391,050
40-445345691,103
45-495906521,242
50-545916081,199
55-594755391,014
60-64451497948
65-69328352680
70-74188242430
75-79159193352
80-8496105201
85 Plus3994133

Gender

 Male 7,505 49%
 Female 7,788 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,064 78.9%
 Black Or African American 2,599 17.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 91 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 210 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 269 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2476100176
25-34508222730
35-448902281,118
45-541,1381931,331
55-641,0611231,184
65-7461871689
75-8435234386
85 Plus651479

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,209 56%
 Single Guardian 1,088 19%
 Singles 1,203 21%
 Singles With Roommate 193 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,484 61%
 Households with Kids 2,209 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
199109208
297101198
311481195
498111209
510686192
611798215
7106117223
811795212
9133108241
10133131264
11135116251
12112110222
13107125232
14122123245
15110121231
1613399232
1711998217
1813087217
1913579214
2010187188

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29078 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29078 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29078 real estate data, the median home value of $113,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29078. Rentals in 29078 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,151 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 125 0.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,303 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,405 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 985 16%
 Households Vacant 405 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 14.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2.0%
 For Sale Only 84 20.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 5.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 208 51.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 2%
 1 Bedroom 155 12%
 2 Bedroom 384 29%
 3+ Bedroom 736 56%
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 $48,534 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29078 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 29078. 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 4,767 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,407 20%
 No Earnings 4,682 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 4,767 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,407 20%
 No Earnings 4,682 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,933 95.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 6 0.1%
 Motorcycle 32 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 0.4%
 Worked at Home 248 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 607 13.3%
 High School Graduate 2,497 54.9%
 Associate's degree 405 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 717 15.8%
 Master's degree 263 5.8%
 Professional school degree 34 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,536 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 178 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 444 14.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29078

ZIP Code 29078 is in the Kershaw 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29078.

Wateree Elementary
424 Wildwood Ln
Lugoff, SC 29078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Lugoff Elementary
994 Ridgeway Rd
Lugoff, SC 29078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Lugoff-Elgin Middle School
1244 Hwy 1 South
Lugoff, SC 29078
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Doby'S Mill Elementary
1964 Ft. Jackson Rd
Lugoff, SC 29078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Lugoff-Elgin High School
1284 Hwy 1 South
Lugoff, SC 29078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kershaw 01 School District

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