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ZIP Code 29945

Primary City:Yemassee, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (1:44pm)
Coordinates:32.7, -80.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29945

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29945. 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 29945. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29945, 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:
Yemassee, SC
Unacceptable:
Blake, Gardens Corner, Pocataligo, Salkehatchie, White Hall, Whitehall

Stats and Demographics for the 29945 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29945 is located in south 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 29945 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 29945 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,841
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,252
Median Home Value $87,600
Land Area 219.33 sq mi
Water Area 10.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,890
Median Household Income $23,679

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5158151309
5-9168176344
10-14183176359
15-19177177354
20-24161134295
25-29121134255
30-34120145265
35-39108145253
40-44115151266
45-49179196375
50-54183204387
55-59156196352
60-64164183347
65-6995116211
70-749595190
75-795467121
80-84353873
85 Plus305585

Gender

 Male 2,302 48%
 Female 2,539 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,091 22.5%
 Black Or African American 3,640 75.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 25 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 21 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 52 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24262349
25-3413277209
35-4421972291
45-5433597432
55-6434872420
65-7424241283
75-8411926145
85 Plus511061

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 707 37%
 Single Guardian 552 29%
 Singles 570 30%
 Singles With Roommate 61 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,242 66%
 Households with Kids 648 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1322557
2333467
3332457
4244569
5343468
6293362
7352964
8333770
9374380
10373067
11382967
12423981
13323769
14344175
15363571
16393069
17434588
18313465
19283361
20422668

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29945 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29945 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 29945 real estate data, the median home value of $87,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29945 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29945 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29945 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,841 100%
 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 708 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 764 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 418 19%
 Households Vacant 362 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 12 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 125 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 195 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 28 7%
 2 Bedroom 111 27%
 3+ Bedroom 274 66%
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 $23,679 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29945 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, 29945 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 29945. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,031 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 24%
 No Earnings 1,530 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 1,031 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 24%
 No Earnings 1,530 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,485 97.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 41 2.7%
 Worked at Home 4 0.3%
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 363 30%
 High School Graduate 739 62%
 Associate's degree 36 3%
 Bachelor's degree 41 3%
 Master's degree 14 1%
 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 997 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 1.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 173 14.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29945

ZIP Code 29945 is in the Hampton 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29945.

Fennell Elementary
131 Yemassee Hwy
Yemassee, SC 29945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton 01 School District

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