ZIP Code 29554 - Hemingway Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameHemingway
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Georgetown
Secondary County: Williamsburg
Area Code843 / 854
Current Population:9332
Racial Majority:African American 56.21%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 77.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$35050
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38920
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 79 ft.
Area221 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.69887600, -79.38470700

Map of ZIP Code 29554 Border

Zip Code 29554 Description

Zip Code 29554 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 29554 is primarily located in Georgetown County. Portions of 29554 are also located in Williamsburg County. The official US Postal Service name for 29554 is HEMINGWAY, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29554 are contained within or border the city limits of Hemingway, SC, Stuckey, SC, . The area code for zip code 29554 is 843. 29554 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29554 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% 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 29554 decreased to 9332 from 10278 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29554 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 29554 public schools is Black. 86.8% of students in 29554 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3847 42.13% 4224 -9%
 Black Or African American 5133 56.21% 4845 +6%
 Hispanic 70 0.77% 149 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 21 -100%
 Asian 16 0.18% 14 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 59 0.72% 59 +12%

Zip Code 29554 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.8%
 Black Or African American 77.1%
 Hispanic 1.2%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 29554 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population933210278
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households3615
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35050
Income Under $50K Per Year69.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
29554 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 7Tom RiceRepublican
South Carolina District 6Jim ClyburnDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$190742
Average Real Estate Sale Price$35900
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63h - Carolina Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29554 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34354249586670696351423651
Avg Max Temp (°F)56606876828891898576685975
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.434.2733.664.75.515.984.883.272.723.5949.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29554
Carvers Bay High SchoolGeorgetown
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29554
Carvers Bay Middle SchoolGeorgetown
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 29554
Pleasant Hill Elementary SchoolGeorgetown