Zip Code 29166 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWard
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saluda
Area Code803
Current Population:904
Racial Majority:White 83.87%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$40460
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45640
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range482 - 597 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.90042400, -81.70991100

Zip Code 29166 Description

Zip Code 29166 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29166 is primarily located in Saluda County. The official US Postal Service name for 29166 is WARD, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29166 are contained within or border the city limits of Ward, SC, . Zip code 29166 is within area code 803 and area code 864. 29166 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29166 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 29166 decreased to 904 from 914 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29166 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29166 public schools is . % of students in 29166 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 905 83.87% 674 +34%
 Black Or African American 135 12.51% 192 -30%
 Hispanic 39 3.61% 23 +70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 13 0% 13 -100%

Zip Code 29166 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 29166 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population904914
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households372
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40460
Income Under $50K Per Year57.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
29166 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$50000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$87886
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
Ward, SC
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 29166 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30324047566468676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)54596775838992908575665774
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbia, SC
CBSA Type29166
CBSA Population758492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours