Zip Code 29006 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBatesburg
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saluda
Secondary County: Aiken
Area Code803
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesHOLTSON CROSSROADS
Current Population:9565
Racial Majority:White 64.1%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$43952
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45400
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range364 - 623 ft.
Area166 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.87627200, -81.55190200

Zip Code 29006 Description

Zip Code 29006 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29006 is primarily located in Saluda County. Portions of 29006 are also located in Aiken County. The official US Postal Service name for 29006 is BATESBURG, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29006 are contained within or border the city limits of Batesburg-Leesville, SC, . Zip code 29006 is within area code 803 and area code 864. 29006 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29006 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29006 increased to 9565 from 9498 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29006 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29006 public schools is White. 69.8% of students in 29006 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5890 64.1% 6332 -7%
 Black Or African American 2653 28.87% 2468 +7%
 Hispanic 461 5.02% 614 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.29% 13 +108%
 Asian 79 0.86% 33 +139%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 101 0.86% 101 -22%

Zip Code 29006 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.5%
 Black Or African American 37.8%
 Hispanic 8.2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 29006 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population95659498
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households3799
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43952
Income Under $50K Per Year57.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
29006 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 2Joe WilsonRepublican
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$124200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75097
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29006 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31344147576569676249403450
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596776838992908575665775
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbia, SC
CBSA Type29006
CBSA Population758492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours