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ZIP Code 29860

Primary City:North Augusta, SC (View All Cities)
County: Aiken County
Timezone: Eastern (8:25am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -82.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29860

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29860. 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 29860. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29860, 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:
North Augusta, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29860 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29860 is located in west 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 29860 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29860 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,450
Population Density 278 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,758
Median Home Value $165,300
Land Area 52.01 sq mi
Water Area 1.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,412
Median Household Income $66,070

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5425400825
5-9508483991
10-145245321,056
15-19524473997
20-24330348678
25-29417447864
30-34405399804
35-39417486903
40-444715451,016
45-495296201,149
50-545916001,191
55-594925461,038
60-64486503989
65-69327354681
70-74215245460
75-79153179332
80-8482154236
85 Plus66174240

Gender

 Male 6,962 48%
 Female 7,488 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,625 80.4%
 Black Or African American 2,367 16.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 135 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 137 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 155 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244670116
25-34538175713
35-448491551,004
45-541,1501241,274
55-641,0561041,160
65-7463073703
75-8429150341
85 Plus5843101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,276 61%
 Single Guardian 866 16%
 Singles 1,086 20%
 Singles With Roommate 184 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,468 64%
 Households with Kids 1,944 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18481165
27586161
310181182
48876164
510690196
689108197
711185196
89892190
9104108212
1011798215
119395188
12101121222
13101114215
14112104216
1592105197
1612796223
1799100199
18116100216
199072162
205165116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29860 has a small 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 29860 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29860 real estate data, the median home value of $165,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29860. Rentals in 29860 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29860 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,281 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 169 1%
 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 3,156 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,462 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 794 14%
 Households Vacant 346 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 13.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 75 21.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 4.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 13.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 46.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 35 7%
 2 Bedroom 191 37%
 3+ Bedroom 274 54%
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 $66,070 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29860 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. Most commuters in 29860 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 4,380 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,672 23%
 No Earnings 4,430 39%
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 4,380 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,672 23%
 No Earnings 4,430 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,828 93.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 119 1.9%
 Worked at Home 288 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 632 13%
 High School Graduate 2,251 48%
 Associate's degree 287 6%
 Bachelor's degree 979 21%
 Master's degree 240 5%
 Professional school degree 164 3%
 Doctorate degree 152 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,521 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 289 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 240 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29860

ZIP Code 29860 is in the Sc Public Charter School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29860.

Fox Creek High School
165 Shortcut Rd
North Augusta, SC 29860
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sc Public Charter School District
Merriwether Middle School
430 Murrah Rd
North Augusta, SC 29860
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edgefield 01 School District
Merriwether Elementary
565 Spring Haven Dr
North Augusta, SC 29860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edgefield 01 School District
Fox Creek Charter High School
165 Shortcut Rd
North Augusta, SC 29860
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sc Public Charter School District

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