Zip Code 29609 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreenville
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greenville
Area Code864
Current Population:27722
Racial Majority:White 70.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$44003
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71930
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range961 - 1135 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.91239800, -82.38886500

Zip Code 29609 Description

Zip Code 29609 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29609 is primarily located in Greenville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29609 is GREENVILLE, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29609 are contained within or border the city limits of Greenville, SC, Sans Souci, SC, Wade Hampton, SC, Taylors, SC, and Parker, SC. The area code for zip code 29609 is 864. 29609 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29609 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 29609 decreased to 27722 from 32077 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29609 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29609 public schools is White. 47% of students in 29609 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20313 70.34% 20082 +1%
 Black Or African American 4779 16.55% 4097 +17%
 Hispanic 2955 10.23% 2631 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.17% 59 -19%
 Asian 366 1.27% 403 -9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.07% 18 +11%
 Other Race 47 0.1% 47 -38%
 Two Or More Races 385 1.27% 385 -5%

Zip Code 29609 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57%
 Black Or African American 20.3%
 Hispanic 15.6%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 29609 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2772232077
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households11585
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
47%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$44003
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.40%
29609 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 4William TimmonsRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$241288
Average Real Estate Sale Price$154492
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45a - Southern Inner Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29609 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31324047556368676149393349
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556473798589878272625371
Avg Precip (In.)5.484.735.884.064.964.684.774.484.224.244.374.5556.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, SC
CBSA Type29609
CBSA Population644096
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours