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ZIP Code 29718

Primary City:Jefferson, SC (View All Cities)
County: Chesterfield County
Timezone: Eastern (8:59pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -80.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29718

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29718. 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 29718. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29718, 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:
Jefferson, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29718 is located in north 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 29718 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29718 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,856
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,787
Median Home Value $88,600
Land Area 117.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,473
Median Household Income $32,955

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511997216
5-9138122260
10-14164130294
15-19152146298
20-24128131259
25-298994183
30-34103103206
35-39126139265
40-44146147293
45-49146162308
50-54157138295
55-59111136247
60-64116122238
65-6987104191
70-746167128
75-79294574
80-84212748
85 Plus124153

Gender

 Male 1,905 49%
 Female 1,951 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,607 67.6%
 Black Or African American 1,108 28.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 39 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 84 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24213354
25-349555150
35-4421962281
45-5427272344
55-6423658294
65-7418035215
75-84751489
85 Plus331346

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 756 51%
 Single Guardian 314 21%
 Singles 365 25%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 953 65%
 Households with Kids 520 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1281543
2282048
3272653
4202141
5202141
6232750
7322557
8252146
9382866
10372461
11282654
12353166
13342155
14302858
15353065
16383169
17273461
18242953
19282250
20283866

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29718 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29718 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 29718 real estate data, the median home value of $88,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29718. Rentals in 29718 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,842 99.6%
 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 14 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 580 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 551 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 342 19%
 Households Vacant 314 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 19.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.0%
 For Sale Only 21 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 8.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 192 61.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 34 9%
 2 Bedroom 158 43%
 3+ Bedroom 171 46%
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 $32,955 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29718 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29718 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 29718 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,062 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 614 20%
 No Earnings 1,353 45%
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 1,062 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 614 20%
 No Earnings 1,353 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,430 97.6%
 Public transportation 6 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 2.0%
 Worked at Home 0 0.0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 348 31%
 High School Graduate 623 55%
 Associate's degree 64 6%
 Bachelor's degree 48 4%
 Master's degree 26 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 713 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 6.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29718

ZIP Code 29718 is in the Chesterfield 01 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29718.

Jefferson Elementary
809 West Elizabeth St
Jefferson, SC 29718
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chesterfield 01 School District
New Heights Middle School
5738 Hwy 151
Jefferson, SC 29718
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chesterfield 01 School District
Victory Christian Academy
717 Miller Rd
Jefferson, SC 29718
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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