ZIP Code 29055 - Great Falls Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameGreat Falls
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chester
Secondary County: Fairfield
Area Code803
Current Population:4337
Racial Majority:White 65.6%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$36629
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38870
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time29 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range302 - 469 ft.
Area51 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.54739600, -80.92779000

Map of ZIP Code 29055 Border

Zip Code 29055 Description

Zip Code 29055 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. Zip code 29055 is primarily located in Chester County. Portions of 29055 are also located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 29055 is GREAT FALLS, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29055 are contained within or border the city limits of Great Falls, SC, . The area code for zip code 29055 is 803. 29055 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29055 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29055 decreased to 4337 from 4974 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29055 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29055 public schools is White. 78.5% of students in 29055 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2845 65.6% 2761 +3%
 Black Or African American 1372 31.63% 1470 -7%
 Hispanic 59 1.36% 40 +48%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 6 0.14% 2 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 59 1.27% 59 -7%

Zip Code 29055 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56.6%
 Black Or African American 39.8%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 29055 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population43374974
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households1735
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36629
Income Under $50K Per Year66.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
29055 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$226158
Average Real Estate Sale Price$88000
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29055 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334047576569686249403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586674818790888374655673
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.564.532.893.114.114.764.463.663.423.083.1745.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chester, SC
CBSA Type29055
CBSA Population33146
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours