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ZIP Code 29207

Post Office City:Columbia, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Northeast
County: Richland County
Timezone: Eastern (2:09pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.02, -80.91
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29207

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 29207. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 29207 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Columbia, SC
Fort Jackson

Stats and Demographics for the 29207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29207 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 29207 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29207 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,592
Population Density 177 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10
Land Area 65.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9
Median Household Income $34,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 5112
85 Plus000


 Male 8,672 75%
 Female 2,920 25%


 White 7,304 63%
 Black Or African American 2,601 22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 125 1%
 Asian 459 4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 93 1%
 Other Race 445 4%
 Two Or More Races 565 5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5 56%
 Single Guardian 2 22%
 Singles 2 22%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5 56%
 Households with Kids 4 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29207 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29207 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 29207 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29207 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25 0.2%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 11,567 99.8%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2 20%
 Households Vacant 1 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 100%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 30%
 1 Bedroom 47 58%
 2 Bedroom 10 12%
 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 $34,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29207 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 29207 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 29207 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 29207 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 29207 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.

For more information, see Columbia, SC incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,998 38.1%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,470 61.6%
 No Earnings 32 0.3%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,998 38.1%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,470 61.6%
 No Earnings 32 0.3%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 172 1.7%
 Public transportation 16 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6,119 59.1%
 Worked at Home 4,047 39.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 29207 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 2 0.1%
 High School Graduate 1,104 52.5%
 Associate's degree 385 18.3%
 Bachelor's degree 482 22.9%
 Master's degree 129 6.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 306 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 108 26.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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