Zip Code 29605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreenville
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greenville
Area Code864
Current Population:34414
Racial Majority:White 43.64%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$40894
Average Adjusted Gross Income$87260
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range817 - 955 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.77833200, -82.38166700

Zip Code 29605 Description

Zip Code 29605 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29605 is primarily located in Greenville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29605 is GREENVILLE, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29605 are contained within or border the city limits of Gantt, SC, Greenville, SC, and Dunean, SC. The area code for zip code 29605 is 864. 29605 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29605 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower 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 29605 increased to 34414 from 30835 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29605 public schools is Black. 59.3% of students in 29605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15463 43.64% 16283 -5%
 Black Or African American 14919 42.1% 14536 +3%
 Hispanic 4297 12.13% 2829 +52%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.06% 57 -63%
 Asian 154 0.43% 147 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 49 0.07% 49 -47%
 Two Or More Races 507 1.56% 507 +9%

Zip Code 29605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 34.4%
 Black Or African American 46.1%
 Hispanic 13%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 29605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3441430835
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households13909
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
59.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$40894
Income Under $50K Per Year59.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.90%
29605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 4William TimmonsRepublican
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$231741
Average Real Estate Sale Price$161428
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 29605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31324047566468676149393349
Avg Max Temp (°F)52566473808689888272625471
Avg Precip (In.)5.064.445.53.714.414.174.234.064.113.933.994.1951.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, SC
CBSA Type29605
CBSA Population644096
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours