Zip Code 29303 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpartanburg
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Spartanburg
Area Code864
Current Population:25058
Racial Majority:White 50.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 41.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$34457
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36260
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range774 - 896 ft.
Area32 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.99307700, -81.96853400

Zip Code 29303 Description

Zip Code 29303 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29303 is primarily located in Spartanburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 29303 is SPARTANBURG, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29303 are contained within or border the city limits of Southern Shops, SC, Valley Falls, SC, Spartanburg, SC, and Saxon, SC. The area code for zip code 29303 is 864. 29303 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29303 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29303 increased to 25058 from 24843 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29303 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29303 public schools is Black. 84% of students in 29303 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12764 50.33% 12951 -1%
 Black Or African American 7416 29.24% 8220 -10%
 Hispanic 3943 15.55% 2907 +36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.13% 61 -48%
 Asian 687 2.71% 526 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 13 -100%
 Other Race 37 0% 37 -100%
 Two Or More Races 343 2.04% 343 +51%

Zip Code 29303 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.5%
 Black Or African American 41.7%
 Hispanic 23.1%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 29303 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2505824843
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households8883
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
84%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$34457
Income Under $50K Per Year66.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
29303 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 4William TimmonsRepublican
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$101286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$71769
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 29303 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946556367666048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576574818790888374635572
Avg Precip (In.)4.654.155.313.624.634.14.153.993.774.013.764.0450.19
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Spartanburg, SC
CBSA Type29303
CBSA Population289999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours