Zip Code 29138 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSaluda
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saluda
Secondary County: Greenwood
Area Code864
Current Population:10883
Racial Majority:White 45.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 39.8%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$42949
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42580
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range397 - 571 ft.
Area278 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.04343300, -81.77520500

Zip Code 29138 Description

Zip Code 29138 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29138 is primarily located in Saluda County. Portions of 29138 are also located in Greenwood County. The official US Postal Service name for 29138 is SALUDA, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29138 are contained within or border the city limits of Saluda, SC, . Zip code 29138 is within area code 864 and area code 803. 29138 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29138 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29138 increased to 10883 from 10126 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29138 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29138 public schools is White. 73.7% of students in 29138 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5099 45.37% 5097 +0%
 Black Or African American 3305 29.41% 3241 +2%
 Hispanic 2646 23.54% 2394 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 25 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 93 1.68% 93 +103%

Zip Code 29138 Race/Ethnicity

 White 39.8%
 Black Or African American 29%
 Hispanic 29.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 29138 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1088310126
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households3907
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42949
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
29138 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$117600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$67263
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29138 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31334047576569686248403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596775838993918575665774
Avg Precip (In.)5.024.14.963.173.524.084.594.513.653.33.243.6447.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbia, SC
CBSA Type29138
CBSA Population758492
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours