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ZIP Code 29848

Primary City:Troy, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (4:14am)
Coordinates:34.0, -82.2
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29848. 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 29848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29848, 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:
Troy, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29848 is located in west 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 29848 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29848 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 751
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 413
Median Home Value $82,600
Land Area 94.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 328
Median Household Income $45,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5201737
5-9211334
10-14222143
15-19153146
20-24211839
25-29101424
30-34121426
35-39222244
40-44292857
45-49402767
50-54413475
55-59253156
60-64252853
65-69302050
70-74211132
75-79151429
80-845914
85 Plus111425

Gender

 Male 385 51%
 Female 366 49%
Gender

Race

 White 527 70.2%
 Black Or African American 215 28.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24459
25-3417421
35-44401050
45-5468977
55-6454862
65-7449857
75-8433033
85 Plus18119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 176 54%
 Single Guardian 46 14%
 Singles 95 29%
 Singles With Roommate 11 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 246 75%
 Households with Kids 82 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
26410
3527
4347
5617
6415
7347
85510
9325
10336
115611
12549
137310
14257
15178
165712
175611
18178
19347
20538

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29848 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29848 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29848 real estate data, the median home value of $82,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29848 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29848 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 751 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 141 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 142 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 11%
 Households Vacant 85 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 8 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 60%
 3+ Bedroom 6 40%
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 $45,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29848 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29848 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. However, that is not the case in 29848. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 350 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 18%
 No Earnings 294 37%
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 350 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 18%
 No Earnings 294 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 467 99%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 5 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 147 37.1%
 High School Graduate 227 57.3%
 Associate's degree 11 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 8 2.0%
 Master's degree 3 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 134 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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