ZIP Code 29203 - Columbia South Carolina

ZIP Code 29203 is located in Columbia South Carolina. Portions of 29203 are also in Dentsville. 29203 is entirely within Richland County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Columbia.

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ZIP Code 29203 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameColumbia
Primary CountyRichland County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)41,205
Area Code(s)803 / 839
Current Time

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29203 Demographics

29203 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in South Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 29203 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 29203 is African American. The current unemployment level in 29203 is 3.9%.

Population Growth Rate3.62%
Population Density624 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,296
Percentage High Income Households0.2%
Median Household Income (2021)$33,952
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$30,950
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.9%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 83.00%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 85.96%

29203 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American250.06%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander330.08%

29203 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander60.14%

29203 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,2835.86%
Bachelor Degree3,31615.16%
High School Diploma7,59634.72%
No High School Diploma8203.75%
GED or Alternate1,0935%
1 or More Years of College4,03918.46%
Associates Degree1,6697.63%
Masters Degree1,7287.9%
Professional Degree690.32%
Doctorate Degree2651.21%

29203 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 29203
RegionMetro Columbia
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaColumbia, SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area66 Square Miles

29203 Politics

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South Carolina State Senate Districts in 29203
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29203 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion65c - Sand Hills

29203 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34374451606771706452433752
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616977849093918677675976
Avg Precip (In.)4.653.764.5833.234.925.174.763.9333.13.447.52

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