Zip Code 29653 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHodges
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greenwood
Secondary County: Abbeville
Area Code864
Current Population:4811
Racial Majority:White 67.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$45043
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47980
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range499 - 676 ft.
Area70 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.30106400, -82.22971900

Zip Code 29653 Description

Zip Code 29653 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29653 is primarily located in Greenwood County. Portions of 29653 are also located in Abbeville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29653 is HODGES, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29653 are contained within or border the city limits of Hodges, SC, Cokesbury, SC, . The area code for zip code 29653 is 864. 29653 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29653 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29653 increased to 4811 from 4540 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29653 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29653 public schools is White. 51.9% of students in 29653 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3296 67.8% 3328 -1%
 Black Or African American 1372 28.22% 1354 +1%
 Hispanic 144 2.96% 68 +112%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.08% 8 -50%
 Asian 2 0.04% 10 -80%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.88% 37 +16%

Zip Code 29653 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.4%
 Black Or African American 27.5%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 29653 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population48114540
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households1912
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45043
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.00%
29653 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$137787
Average Real Estate Sale Price$115133
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
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 29653 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946556367676047393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586674818891898474645573
Avg Precip (In.)5.044.194.933.233.763.73.913.663.493.523.593.7146.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenwood, SC
CBSA Type29653
CBSA Population70122
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours