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ZIP Code 29470

Post Office City:Ravenel, SC (View All Cities)
County: Charleston County
Timezone: Eastern (3:25am)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -80.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29470

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 29470. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 29470 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:
Ravenel, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29470 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 29470 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29470 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,232
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,767
Median Home Value $132,200
Land Area 84.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,581
Median Household Income $43,936

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5151132283
5-9146147293
10-14134121255
15-19140133273
20-24113123236
25-29129114243
30-34109123232
35-39134125259
40-44138137275
45-49164166330
50-54177185362
55-59169198367
60-64140142282
65-6998110208
70-747271143
75-795551106
80-84212950
85 Plus152035

Gender

 Male 2,105 50%
 Female 2,127 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,468 58.3%
 Black Or African American 1,562 36.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 102 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24172138
25-349578173
35-4419370263
45-5431258370
55-6432053373
65-7420830238
75-848519104
85 Plus16622

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 766 48%
 Single Guardian 361 23%
 Singles 361 23%
 Singles With Roommate 93 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,073 68%
 Households with Kids 508 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1312455
2293261
3343266
4342458
5272956
6353166
7282755
8242751
9323365
10221739
11292352
12303767
13262248
14272249
15291948
16263157
17314172
18281745
19262551
20272148

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29470 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29470 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29470 real estate data, the median home value of $132,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29470 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,232 100%
 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 713 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 533 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 335 19%
 Households Vacant 186 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 47 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 24 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 139 53%
 3+ Bedroom 123 47%
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 $43,936 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29470 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 29470. 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 1,312 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 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 1,312 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 680 21%
 No Earnings 1,264 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,658 97.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 0.5%
 Worked at Home 31 1.8%
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 535 18%
 High School Graduate 1,724 59%
 Associate's degree 294 10%
 Bachelor's degree 273 9%
 Master's degree 74 3%
 Professional school degree 40 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 636 72.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 120 13.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29470

ZIP Code 29470 is in the Charleston 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29470.

E.b. Ellington Elementary
5540 Old Jacksonboro Rd
Ravenel, SC 29470
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Charleston 01 School District

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