Zip Code 29492 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCharleston
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkeley
Area Code843 / 854
Current Population:10262
Racial Majority:White 83.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$66713
Average Adjusted Gross Income$180670
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 39 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.91225700, -79.88237600

Zip Code 29492 Description

Zip Code 29492 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 29492 is primarily located in Berkeley County. The official US Postal Service name for 29492 is CHARLESTON, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29492 are contained within or border the city limits of Charleston, SC, Mount Pleasant, SC, . The area code for zip code 29492 is 843. 29492 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29492 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% 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 29492 increased to 10262 from 2110 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29492 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29492 public schools is White. 13.6% of students in 29492 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9574 83.24% 8625 +11%
 Black Or African American 1261 10.96% 1102 +14%
 Hispanic 373 3.24% 201 +86%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.09% 16 -38%
 Asian 189 1.64% 181 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.46% 11 +382%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 118 0.36% 118 -65%

Zip Code 29492 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.6%
 Black Or African American 11.5%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 29492 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population102622110
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households4182
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
13.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$66713
Income Under $50K Per Year34.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.10%
29492 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 6Jim ClyburnDemocrat
South Carolina District 1Joe CunninghamDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$604606
Average Real Estate Sale Price$409195
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75j - Sea Islands/Coastal Marsh
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 29492 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)38394653626973726756484055
Avg Max Temp (°F)58616775818790888476696175
Avg Precip (In.)4.133.074.162.753.325.515.696.595.723.312.73.2750.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, SC
CBSA Type29492
CBSA Population671833
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29492
Hanahan High SchoolBerkeley
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29492
Cainhoy Middle SchoolBerkeley
Daniel Island Middle SchoolBerkeley
Daniel Island
Beresford Hall