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ZIP Code 29601

Primary City:Greenville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Greenville County
Timezone: Eastern (12:56pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.85, -82.40
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29601. 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 29601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29601, 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:
Greenville, SC
Unacceptable:
Gville

Stats and Demographics for the 29601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29601 is located in northwest 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29601 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 29601 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,550
Population Density 2,466 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,683
Median Home Value $259,200
Land Area 4.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,616
Median Household Income $32,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5253242495
5-9218223441
10-14167195362
15-19271219490
20-24397302699
25-295524551,007
30-34542352894
35-39479326805
40-44516289805
45-49480324804
50-54512366878
55-59427366793
60-64312332644
65-69227238465
70-74147165312
75-79104159263
80-8454106160
85 Plus58175233

Gender

 Male 5,716 54%
 Female 4,834 46%
Gender

Race

 White 5,510 52.2%
 Black Or African American 4,536 43.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.3%
 Asian 65 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 232 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 169 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2424187211
25-34238628866
35-44276433709
45-54332533865
55-64412493905
65-74255313568
75-84145168313
85 Plus73106179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,069 23%
 Single Guardian 816 18%
 Singles 2,363 51%
 Singles With Roommate 368 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,803 82%
 Households with Kids 813 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15564119
2384280
36440104
4444993
5494998
6464894
7413677
8395493
9433679
10363874
11323365
12314374
13353671
14334578
15434487
16444387
17504595
187147118
196340103
207435109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29601 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 29601 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 29601 real estate data, the median home value of $259,200 is high 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 29601. Rentals in 29601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,711 82.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,176 11.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 100 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 554 5.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,246 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 509 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,861 50%
 Households Vacant 1,067 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 508 47.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.6%
 For Sale Only 220 20.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 7.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 20.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 225 9%
 1 Bedroom 754 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,006 39%
 3+ Bedroom 611 24%
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 $32,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29601 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. More commuters in 29601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 2,840 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,181 23%
 No Earnings 4,349 46%
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 2,840 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,181 23%
 No Earnings 4,349 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,628 91%
 Public transportation 39 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 158 4%
 Worked at Home 167 4%
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 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 1,250 28%
 High School Graduate 1,697 38%
 Associate's degree 248 6%
 Bachelor's degree 663 15%
 Master's degree 329 7%
 Professional school degree 249 6%
 Doctorate degree 53 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 838 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 145 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 169 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29601

ZIP Code 29601 is in the Greenville 01 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29601.

A.j. Whittenburg Elementary
402 Westfield St
Greeenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Greenville Senior High Academy
1 Vardry St
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Governor'S School for Arts and Humanities
15 University St
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Governor'S School for the Arts and Humanities School District
St Marys Catholic School
101 Hampton Ave
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Haynsworth School
228 E Park Ave
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ Church Episcopal Preschool
10 N Church St
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Baptist Church Kindergarten
847 Cleveland St
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Presbyterian Academy
200 W Washington St
Greenville, SC 29601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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