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ZIP Code 29817

Primary City:Blackville, SC (View All Cities)
County: Barnwell County
Timezone: Eastern (2:43pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -81.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29817. 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 29817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29817, 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:
Blackville, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29817 is located in central 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 29817 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29817 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,913
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,419
Median Home Value $57,000
Land Area 107.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,907
Median Household Income $32,456

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5165163328
5-9162148310
10-14172182354
15-19195186381
20-24134154288
25-29130131261
30-34111135246
35-39134137271
40-44137165302
45-49187191378
50-54162208370
55-59175185360
60-64158171329
65-69119169288
70-748182163
75-794084124
80-84325890
85 Plus205070

Gender

 Male 2,314 47%
 Female 2,599 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,900 38.7%
 Black Or African American 2,840 57.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 11 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 77 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 67 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24214869
25-3496119215
35-4419197288
45-54315110425
55-6433887425
65-7423653289
75-8412722149
85 Plus341347

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 725 38%
 Single Guardian 553 29%
 Singles 560 29%
 Singles With Roommate 69 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,290 68%
 Households with Kids 617 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1352055
2304575
3333669
4403272
5343165
6321850
7284068
8372562
9313465
10374683
11292958
12473380
13343468
14254065
15263460
16364076
17533588
18364177
19443680
20343771

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29817 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29817 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29817 real estate data, the median home value of $57,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29817 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29817 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,824 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 81 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 593 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 765 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 549 23%
 Households Vacant 512 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 21.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 29 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 6.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 24.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 210 41.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 5%
 1 Bedroom 76 14%
 2 Bedroom 171 32%
 3+ Bedroom 254 48%
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 $32,456 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29817 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, 29817 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29817 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,689 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 19%
 No Earnings 2,099 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 1,689 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 19%
 No Earnings 2,099 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,139 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 4%
 Worked at Home 22 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. 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 438 25%
 High School Graduate 1,068 61%
 Associate's degree 113 6%
 Bachelor's degree 85 5%
 Master's degree 36 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 705 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29817

ZIP Code 29817 is in the Barnwell 19 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29817.

Macedonia Elementary
556 Jones Bridge Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Barnwell 19 School District
Barnwell County Career Center
5214 Reynolds Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnwell 80 School District
Blackville-Hilda Junior High School
446 Country Club Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Barnwell 19 School District
Blackville-Hilda High School
76 Atkins Circle
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Barnwell 19 School District
Jefferson Davis Academy
5061 Hilda Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Fellowship Mennonite
2436 Healing Springs Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Barnwell Christian School
5675 Sc Highway 70
Blackville, SC 29817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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