ZIP Code 29206 - Columbia Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameColumbia
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Richland
Area Code803
Current Population:17788
Racial Majority:White 71.5%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 55.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$55183
Average Adjusted Gross Income$108370
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range210 - 299 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.02127600, -80.95263800

Map of ZIP Code 29206 Border

Zip Code 29206 Description

Zip Code 29206 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Columbia metro area. Zip code 29206 is primarily located in Richland County. The official US Postal Service name for 29206 is COLUMBIA, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29206 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbia, SC, Forest Acres, SC, Arcadia Lakes, SC, Woodfield, SC, and Dentsville, SC. The area code for zip code 29206 is 803. 29206 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29206 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29206 decreased to 17788 from 21734 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29206 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29206 public schools is Black. 48.6% of students in 29206 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13236 71.5% 13199 +0%
 Black Or African American 3483 18.82% 3094 +13%
 Hispanic 820 4.43% 841 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.11% 44 -55%
 Asian 414 2.24% 264 +57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 150 0.81% 18 +733%
 Other Race 24 0.1% 24 -25%
 Two Or More Races 304 2% 304 +22%

Zip Code 29206 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.9%
 Black Or African American 55.7%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 29206 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1778821734
Male Population46.70%
Female Population53.30%
Total Households7706
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$55183
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.10%
29206 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 2Joe WilsonRepublican
South Carolina District 6Jim ClyburnDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$268746
Average Real Estate Sale Price$241379
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29206 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34364451596771696452433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)56606877849093918676675875
Avg Precip (In.)4.673.714.573.013.254.845.134.733.943.043.13.447.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbia, SC
CBSA Type29206
CBSA Population758492
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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