Zip Code 29129 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRidge Spring
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saluda
Secondary County: Aiken
Area Code803
Current Population:3164
Racial Majority:White 44.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$39009
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46070
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range420 - 617 ft.
Area98 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.79135900, -81.66696300

Zip Code 29129 Description

Zip Code 29129 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29129 is primarily located in Saluda County. Portions of 29129 are also located in Aiken County. The official US Postal Service name for 29129 is RIDGE SPRING, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29129 are contained within or border the city limits of Ridge Spring, SC, Monetta, SC, . Zip code 29129 is within area code 803 and area code 864. 29129 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29129 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 29129 increased to 3164 from 2799 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29129 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29129 public schools is White. 82.5% of students in 29129 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1370 44.09% 1570 -13%
 Black Or African American 1309 42.13% 1208 +8%
 Hispanic 428 13.78% 317 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 7 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 48 0% 48 -100%

Zip Code 29129 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.9%
 Black Or African American 37.4%
 Hispanic 12.7%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 29129 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population31642799
Male Population53.00%
Female Population47.00%
Total Households1163
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
82.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39009
Income Under $50K Per Year61.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
29129 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$259933
Average Real Estate Sale Price$56929
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 65l - Vidalia Upland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29129 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334047566468676149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)55596776838992908576665775
Avg Precip (In.)5.094.164.913.193.354.594.684.753.893.243.133.5648.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbia, SC
CBSA Type29129
CBSA Population758492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours