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ZIP Code 29605

Primary City:Greenville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Greenville County
Timezone: Eastern (7:16am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.78, -82.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29605

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29605. 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 29605. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29605, 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 29605 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29605 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 29605 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29605 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,414
Population Density 1,345 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,694
Median Home Value $135,300
Land Area 25.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,909
Median Household Income $41,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,4461,3872,833
5-91,2721,1822,454
10-141,1361,0352,171
15-191,1071,0632,170
20-248981,0291,927
25-291,1401,3032,443
30-341,2071,2492,456
35-391,1751,2732,448
40-441,1151,1922,307
45-491,1581,2942,452
50-541,1621,2082,370
55-599911,1212,112
60-648221,0301,852
65-696417571,398
70-74423554977
75-79333477810
80-84230403633
85 Plus173428601

Gender

 Male 16,429 48%
 Female 17,985 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,192 50.0%
 Black Or African American 14,645 42.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 122 0.4%
 Asian 151 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 1,630 4.7%
 Two Or More Races 667 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24141427568
25-341,2271,0922,319
35-441,6231,0092,632
45-541,7909392,729
55-641,7497272,476
65-741,2533781,631
75-848682001,068
85 Plus341145486

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,600 40%
 Single Guardian 3,408 25%
 Singles 4,143 30%
 Singles With Roommate 758 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,200 66%
 Households with Kids 4,709 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1283269552
2305320625
3291281572
4292245537
5249240489
6248248496
7269213482
8244251495
9262230492
10208238446
11219184403
12277210487
13195186381
14237217454
15207206413
16237244481
17240214454
18249202451
19174197371
20163187350

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29605 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29605 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 29605 real estate data, the median home value of $135,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29605 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29605 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29605 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,372 99.9%
 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 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,427 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,565 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,917 31%
 Households Vacant 1,785 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 769 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1%
 For Sale Only 404 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 480 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 176 3%
 1 Bedroom 760 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,964 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,292 44%
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 $41,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29605 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 29605 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 10,325 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,353 24%
 No Earnings 10,064 38%
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 10,325 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,353 24%
 No Earnings 10,064 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,836 93.0%
 Public transportation 60 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 299 2.0%
 Worked at Home 661 4.4%
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 2,236 21%
 High School Graduate 4,909 46%
 Associate's degree 628 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,729 16%
 Master's degree 560 5%
 Professional school degree 447 4%
 Doctorate degree 167 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,964 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,010 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 707 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29605

ZIP Code 29605 is in the Greenville 01 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29605.

Augusta Circle Elementary
100 Winyah St
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Blythe Academy
100 Blythe Dr
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Thomas E. Kerns Elementary
6650 Frontage Rd
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Robert E. Cashion Elementary
1500 Fork Shoals Rd
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Hughes Academy of Science and Technology
122 Deoyley Ave
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Southside High School
6630 Frontage Rd
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Donaldson Career Center
100 Vocational Dr
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Elementary School
2 James Dr
Greenville, SC 29605
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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