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ZIP Code 29142

Primary City:Santee, SC (View All Cities)
County: Orangeburg County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -80.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29142. 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 29142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29142, 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:
Santee, SC
Unacceptable:
Parlers

Stats and Demographics for the 29142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29142 is located in central 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 29142 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 29142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,890
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,484
Median Home Value $122,000
Land Area 51.68 sq mi
Water Area 6.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,942
Median Household Income $31,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5161173334
5-9177150327
10-14138150288
15-19149162311
20-24131141272
25-29122165287
30-34108129237
35-3988113201
40-44125143268
45-49162192354
50-54135193328
55-59163184347
60-64166196362
65-69136171307
70-74118121239
75-799493187
80-845780137
85 Plus3272104

Gender

 Male 2,262 46%
 Female 2,628 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,457 29.8%
 Black Or African American 3,281 67.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 41 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 70 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24222446
25-3495100195
35-4415980239
45-54281103384
55-6434182423
65-7430744351
75-8418736223
85 Plus572481

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 791 41%
 Single Guardian 545 28%
 Singles 542 28%
 Singles With Roommate 64 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,351 70%
 Households with Kids 591 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1223860
2184361
3423274
4352358
5442973
6352459
7293867
8423072
9272956
10342660
11274168
12292554
13283058
14202848
15283260
16243660
17423173
18323870
19232548
20362561

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29142 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29142 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 29142 real estate data, the median home value of $122,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29142. Rentals in 29142 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,890 100%
 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 707 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 742 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 493 20%
 Households Vacant 542 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 48 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 219 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 175 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 53 10%
 2 Bedroom 189 35%
 3+ Bedroom 279 52%
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 $31,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29142 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29142 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,264 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 26%
 No Earnings 1,942 45%
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 1,264 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,119 26%
 No Earnings 1,942 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,648 85.5%
 Public transportation 3 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 9.0%
 Worked at Home 103 5.3%
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 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 558 31.9%
 High School Graduate 781 44.7%
 Associate's degree 155 8.9%
 Bachelor's degree 174 9.9%
 Master's degree 58 3.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 20 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 761 82.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29142

ZIP Code 29142 is in the Orangeburg 03 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29142.

Lake Marion High School and Technology Center
3656 Tee Vee Rd
Santee, SC 29142
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orangeburg 03 School District

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