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ZIP Code 29576

Primary City:Murrells Inlet, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:27am)
Coordinates:33.56, -79.08
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29576

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29576. 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 29576. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29576, 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:
Murrells Inlet, SC
Acceptable:
Murrells Inlt
Unacceptable:
Garden City, Garden City Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 29576 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29576 is located in east 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 29576 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29576 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,446
Population Density 668 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,716
Median Home Value $188,900
Land Area 36.59 sq mi
Water Area 2.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,526
Median Household Income $45,905

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 56


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5472460932
5-9493426919
10-14492467959
15-19460449909
20-24400402802
25-29489451940
30-345245081,032
35-395896211,210
40-446196421,261
45-497108251,535
50-547459201,665
55-598741,2052,079
60-641,2811,4752,756
65-691,2251,3212,546
70-749529791,931
75-796646791,343
80-84446528974
85 Plus223430653

Gender

 Male 11,658 48%
 Female 12,788 52%
Gender

Race

 White 22,879 93.6%
 Black Or African American 874 3.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.3%
 Asian 168 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 43 0.2%
 Other Race 144 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 272 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2466140206
25-34457402859
35-449234001,323
45-541,3164371,753
55-642,3562942,650
65-742,5851752,760
75-841,4471111,558
85 Plus33681417

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,236 54%
 Single Guardian 1,240 11%
 Singles 3,269 28%
 Singles With Roommate 781 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,539 83%
 Households with Kids 1,987 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18380163
28888176
3100106206
498108206
510789196
69483177
78678164
810384187
910392195
1011588203
119891189
129691187
1382103185
1410194195
159280172
168786173
1795104199
1810184185
198595180
206666132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29576 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29576 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29576 real estate data, the median home value of $188,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29576 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29576 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29576 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,311 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 134 0.5%
 Other Institutional 1 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,729 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,757 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,040 11%
 Households Vacant 7,190 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,094 15.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 0.3%
 For Sale Only 523 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 115 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5,201 72.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 234 3.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 171 8%
 1 Bedroom 211 10%
 2 Bedroom 512 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,173 57%
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 $45,905 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29576 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29576 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,601 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,301 24%
 No Earnings 10,366 47%
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 6,601 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,301 24%
 No Earnings 10,366 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,706 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 1.4%
 Worked at Home 425 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 737 7%
 High School Graduate 5,156 52%
 Associate's degree 1,012 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,094 21%
 Master's degree 571 6%
 Professional school degree 259 3%
 Doctorate degree 128 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,153 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 295 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 398 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29576

ZIP Code 29576 is in the Horry 01 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29576.

Seaside Elementary
1605 Woodland Dr
Garden City, SC 29576
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Horry 01 School District
St. James High School
10800 Hwy 707
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Horry 01 School District
St Michael Catholic School
542 Cypress Ave
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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