Zip Code 29127 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameProsperity
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Newberry
Area Code803
Current Population:8333
Racial Majority:White 81.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 66%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$47945
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63570
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range371 - 541 ft.
Area102 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.16776500, -81.51416100

Zip Code 29127 Description

Zip Code 29127 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29127 is primarily located in Newberry County. The official US Postal Service name for 29127 is PROSPERITY, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29127 are contained within or border the city limits of Prosperity, SC, . The area code for zip code 29127 is 803. 29127 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29127 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29127 increased to 8333 from 7485 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29127 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29127 public schools is White. 49.1% of students in 29127 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6482 81.15% 6593 -2%
 Black Or African American 1428 17.88% 1505 -5%
 Hispanic 46 0.58% 125 -63%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 27 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 15 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 60 0.4% 60 -47%

Zip Code 29127 Race/Ethnicity

 White 66%
 Black Or African American 23%
 Hispanic 8.2%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 29127 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population83337485
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households3478
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47945
Income Under $50K Per Year52.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.60%
29127 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$228502
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171444
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
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 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29127 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334048576569686249403450
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596675828891898474655674
Avg Precip (In.)4.924.024.93.113.414.234.394.674.253.423.263.5848.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Newberry, SC
CBSA Type29127
CBSA Population38285
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours