ZIP Code 29045 - Elgin South Carolina

ZIP Code 29045 is located in Elgin South Carolina. Portions of 29045 are also in Columbia and Lugoff. 29045 is primarily within Kershaw County, with some portions in Richland County and Fairfield County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Columbia.

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ZIP Code 29045 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameElgin
Primary CountyKershaw County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)29,754
Area Code(s)803 / 839
Current Time

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29045 Demographics

29045 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in South Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 29045 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 29045 is African American. The current unemployment level in 29045 is 4.2%.

Population Growth Rate14.56%
Population Density415 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,955
Percentage High Income Households3.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$64,688
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$467,450
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)4.2%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 61.22%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 43.15%

29045 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.01%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander120.04%

29045 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American120.36%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander70.21%

29045 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College8296.53%
Bachelor Degree2,42319.1%
High School Diploma3,77629.76%
No High School Diploma1661.31%
GED or Alternate4413.48%
1 or More Years of College2,55220.12%
Associates Degree1,1979.43%
Masters Degree9747.68%
Professional Degree1341.06%
Doctorate Degree1951.54%

29045 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 29045
RegionMetro Columbia
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaColumbia, SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area72 Square Miles

29045 Politics

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South Carolina State Senate Districts in 29045
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29045 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion65c - Sand Hills

29045 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344148576570686250413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596675828891898474665774
Avg Precip (In.)4.643.524.4933.244.284.974.693.933.163.093.3546.34

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