Zip Code 29585 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePawleys Island
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Georgetown
Area Code843 / 854
Alternate Zip Code NamesLITCHFIELD
N LITCHFIELD
PAWLEYS ISL
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPAWLEYS IS
Current Population:13606
Racial Majority:White 84.32%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$66598
Average Adjusted Gross Income$100560
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 23 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.46154500, -79.12970200

Zip Code 29585 Description

Zip Code 29585 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 29585 is primarily located in Georgetown County. The official US Postal Service name for 29585 is PAWLEYS ISLAND, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29585 are contained within or border the city limits of Pawleys Island, SC, . The area code for zip code 29585 is 843. 29585 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29585 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29585 increased to 13606 from 10309 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29585 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29585 public schools is White. 31.7% of students in 29585 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11405 84.32% 11814 -3%
 Black Or African American 1688 12.48% 1441 +17%
 Hispanic 278 2.06% 192 +45%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.5% 29 +134%
 Asian 0 0% 47 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.11% 3 +400%
 Two Or More Races 77 0.53% 77 -6%

Zip Code 29585 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.6%
 Black Or African American 20.7%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 29585 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1360610309
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households6175
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$66598
Income Under $50K Per Year35.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.50%
29585 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 7Tom RiceRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$442943
Average Real Estate Sale Price$298916
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
29440 - Georgetown
29576 - Murrells Inlet
Pawleys Island, SC
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75j - Sea Islands/Coastal Marsh
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29585 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)37384551606771706655463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)58626875828790898577696175
Avg Precip (In.)4.693.484.132.884.085.145.976.936.2943.264.0654.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Georgetown, SC
CBSA Type29585
CBSA Population64020
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29585
Waccamaw High SchoolGeorgetown
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29585
Waccamaw Middle SchoolGeorgetown
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 29585
Waccamaw Elementary SchoolGeorgetown