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ZIP Code 29939

Primary City:Scotia, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hampton County
Timezone: Eastern (2:34pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.7, -81.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29939

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29939. 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 29939. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29939, 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:
Scotia, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29939 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29939 is located in south 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 29939 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29939 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 302
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 126
Median Home Value $55,000
Land Area 10.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 100
Median Household Income $23,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 142 47%
 Female 160 53%


 White 85 28.1%
 Black Or African American 207 68.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 49 49%
 Single Guardian 29 29%
 Singles 20 20%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 50 50%
 Households with Kids 50 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29939 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29939 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 29939 real estate data, the median home value of $55,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 29939 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29939 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 302 100%
 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 31 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 15%
 Households Vacant 26 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 3 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 27%
 For Migrant Workers 1 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 7%
 3+ Bedroom 27 93%
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 $23,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 29939 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 29939 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 12%
 No Earnings 114 64%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 22 12%
 No Earnings 114 64%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 49 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 6 8%
 High School Graduate 59 83%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 2 3%
 Master's degree 4 6%
 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 29 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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