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ZIP Code 29693

Primary City:Westminster, SC (View All Cities)
County: Oconee County
Timezone: Eastern (8:08pm)
Area code: 864 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -83.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29693

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29693. 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 29693. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29693, 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:
Westminster, SC
Acceptable:
Madison

Stats and Demographics for the 29693 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29693 is located in northwest South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29693 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29693 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,215
Population Density 85 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,341
Median Home Value $102,800
Land Area 166.39 sq mi
Water Area 5.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,741
Median Household Income $33,350

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5399413812
5-9419447866
10-145454721,017
15-19505444949
20-24330344674
25-29355354709
30-34360374734
35-39455462917
40-445155291,044
45-49481505986
50-545325281,060
55-59487496983
60-645085291,037
65-69442453895
70-74286318604
75-79211245456
80-84112152264
85 Plus75133208

Gender

 Male 7,017 49%
 Female 7,198 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,098 92.1%
 Black Or African American 628 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 35 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 194 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 236 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246291153
25-34388264652
35-447522681,020
45-549112281,139
55-649971861,183
65-74828107935
75-8443477511
85 Plus12325148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,185 55%
 Single Guardian 894 16%
 Singles 1,445 25%
 Singles With Roommate 217 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,938 69%
 Households with Kids 1,803 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17968147
27369142
38282164
483102185
57689165
67382155
78392175
89383176
994101195
1010786193
1111694210
1210797204
1310589194
14110106216
15111106217
1610079179
17122106228
189377170
197976155
208665151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29693 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29693 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 29693 real estate data, the median home value of $102,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29693 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29693 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29693 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,138 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 52 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,256 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,239 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,246 17%
 Households Vacant 1,600 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 179 11.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.6%
 For Sale Only 138 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 757 47.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 482 30.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 2%
 1 Bedroom 62 6%
 2 Bedroom 399 37%
 3+ Bedroom 589 55%
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 $33,350 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29693 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29693 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,570 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,178 19%
 No Earnings 5,785 50%
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 3,570 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,178 19%
 No Earnings 5,785 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,457 91.1%
 Public transportation 63 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 2.5%
 Worked at Home 224 4.6%
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 1,251 25.4%
 High School Graduate 2,635 53.5%
 Associate's degree 297 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 474 9.6%
 Master's degree 194 3.9%
 Professional school degree 46 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,943 84.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 215 9.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 142 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29693

ZIP Code 29693 is in the Oconee 01 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29693.

Fair-Oak Elementary
1964 Oakway Rd
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Orchard Park Elementary
600 Toccoa Hwy
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Westminster Elementary
206 Hamilton St
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
West Oak Middle School
501 Westminster Hwy
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Oakway Intermediate
150 Schoolhouse Rd
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oconee 01 School District
West-Oak High School
130 Warrior Ln
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oconee 01 School District
Poplar Springs Sda School
4279a S Highway 11
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cherokee Creek Boys School
198 Cooper Rd
Westminster, SC 29693
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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