Zip Code 29323 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChesnee
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Spartanburg
Secondary County: Cherokee
Area Code864
Current Population:14446
Racial Majority:White 82.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$45068
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51200
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range768 - 961 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.12788200, -81.90856000

Zip Code 29323 Description

Zip Code 29323 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29323 is primarily located in Spartanburg County. Portions of 29323 are also located in Cherokee County. The official US Postal Service name for 29323 is CHESNEE, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29323 are contained within or border the city limits of Mayo, SC, Chesnee, SC, . The area code for zip code 29323 is 864. 29323 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29323 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29323 increased to 14446 from 13491 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29323 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29323 public schools is White. 54.9% of students in 29323 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11705 82.91% 12094 -3%
 Black Or African American 1277 9.05% 1423 -10%
 Hispanic 878 6.22% 474 +85%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.4% 32 +78%
 Asian 7 0.05% 246 -97%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.09% 9 +44%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.28% 167 +8%

Zip Code 29323 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.5%
 Black Or African American 6.9%
 Hispanic 5.5%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 29323 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1444613491
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households5523
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45068
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.80%
29323 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$163889
Average Real Estate Sale Price$91457
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 29323 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28293644536166645846363046
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566473808690888373635472
Avg Precip (In.)4.734.35.513.684.834.124.314.114.024.143.894.0551.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Spartanburg, SC
CBSA Type29323
CBSA Population289999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours