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ZIP Code 29202

Primary City:Columbia, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Richland County
Timezone: Eastern (12:41pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.99, -81.02
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29202. 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 29202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29202, 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:
Columbia, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29202 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29202 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29202 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 135
Population Density 14,325 people per sq mi
Housing Units 161
Median Home Value $261,800
Land Area 0.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $25,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 26

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


 Male 71 53%
 Female 64 47%


 White 108 80%
 Black Or African American 17 13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 8 6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 15 16%
 Single Guardian 5 5%
 Singles 54 59%
 Singles With Roommate 17 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 87 96%
 Households with Kids 4 4%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29202 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 29202 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 29202 real estate data, the median home value of $261,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 29202 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 135 100%
 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 59 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 9 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 14%
 Households Vacant 70 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 59 84%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 6%
 2 Bedroom 33 94%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $25,417 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29202 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 29202 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 60 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 50%
 No Earnings 54 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 60 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 116 50%
 No Earnings 54 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 120 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 4%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 29202 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 9 14%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 38 60%
 Master's degree 4 6%
 Professional school degree 12 19%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29202

ZIP Code 29202 is in the Richland 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29202.

Hall Institute
1800 Colonial Dr
Columbia, SC 29202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Richland 01 School District

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