Zip Code 29655 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameIva
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anderson
Secondary County: Abbeville
Area Code864
Current Population:7796
Racial Majority:White 84.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$40065
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range525 - 774 ft.
Area146 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.28014300, -82.63971800

Zip Code 29655 Description

Zip Code 29655 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29655 is primarily located in Anderson County. Portions of 29655 are also located in Abbeville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29655 is IVA, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29655 are contained within or border the city limits of Lake Secession, SC, Iva, SC, Antreville, SC, and Lowndesville, SC. The area code for zip code 29655 is 864. 29655 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29655 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29655 increased to 7796 from 7371 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29655 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29655 public schools is White. 64.6% of students in 29655 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6418 84.24% 6805 -6%
 Black Or African American 1019 13.37% 783 +30%
 Hispanic 78 1.02% 68 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 26 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 88 1.37% 88 +18%

Zip Code 29655 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.2%
 Black Or African American 9.5%
 Hispanic 2.4%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 29655 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population77967371
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households3066
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40065
Income Under $50K Per Year62.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.80%
29655 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
South Carolina District 9
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$160233
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58292
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29655 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946566468676148393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576573818790898373645573
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anderson, SC
CBSA Type29655
CBSA Population188227
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours