Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 29617

Post Office City:Greenville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Greenville County
Timezone: Eastern (12:48am)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.91, -82.47
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29617

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 29617. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 29617 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:
Greenville, SC
Unacceptable:
Gville

Stats and Demographics for the 29617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29617 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29617 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 29617 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,685
Population Density 1,105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,375
Median Home Value $113,900
Land Area 23.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,046
Median Household Income $36,936

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59291,0231,952
5-98768161,692
10-147837371,520
15-197427971,539
20-249788991,877
25-291,0019801,981
30-349278731,800
35-398218541,675
40-448698191,688
45-498018281,629
50-547708421,612
55-596897501,439
60-646147071,321
65-694846071,091
70-74403518921
75-79320464784
80-84216408624
85 Plus175365540

Gender

 Male 12,398 48%
 Female 13,287 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,787 69.3%
 Black Or African American 3,484 13.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.8%
 Asian 321 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 3,270 12.7%
 Two Or More Races 620 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24119441560
25-346601,0151,675
35-448968841,780
45-541,1467081,854
55-641,2064391,645
65-741,0881801,268
75-84803109912
85 Plus29656352

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,584 46%
 Single Guardian 2,133 21%
 Singles 2,669 27%
 Singles With Roommate 660 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,786 68%
 Households with Kids 3,260 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1179204383
2193219412
3186218404
4188186374
5202197399
6173167340
7152162314
8178144322
9171146317
10183173356
11159146305
12170145315
13150127277
14121146267
15151177328
16148146294
17153162315
18138156294
19152156308
20165158323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29617 has a slightly less 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29617 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 29617 real estate data, the median home value of $113,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29617 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29617 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,420 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 239 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,930 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,284 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,832 34%
 Households Vacant 1,329 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 761 57.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.8%
 For Sale Only 184 13.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 2.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 275 20.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 47 1%
 1 Bedroom 627 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,856 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,409 36%
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 $36,936 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29617 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 29617 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 7,447 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,598 23%
 No Earnings 8,338 41%
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 7,447 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,598 23%
 No Earnings 8,338 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,047 92.6%
 Public transportation 47 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 388 3.6%
 Worked at Home 337 3.1%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

For more information, see Berea, SC education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4,062 24%
 High School Graduate 8,957 53%
 Associate's degree 1,001 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,578 9%
 Master's degree 814 5%
 Professional school degree 227 1%
 Doctorate degree 238 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,222 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 396 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 956 17.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29617

ZIP Code 29617 is in the following school districts: Greenville 01 School District and Private. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29617.

Armstrong Elementary
8601 White Horse Road
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Berea Elementary
100 Berea Drive
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Duncan Chapel Elementary
210 Duncan Chapel Road
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Monaview Elementary
10 Monaview Street
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Berea Middle School
151 Berea Middle School Road
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Lakeview Middle School
3801 Old Buncombe Road
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Berea High School
201 Burdine Drive
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Enoree Career Center
108 Scalybark Road
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville 01 School District
Furman Univ Child Development Center
1501 Duncan Chapel Rd
Greenville, SC 29617
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

Nearby ZIP Codes