ZIP Code 29685 - Sunset Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameSunset
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pickens
Area Code864
Current Population:1230
Racial Majority:White 93.73%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$43366
Average Adjusted Gross Income$203090
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range906 - 2920 ft.
Area91 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.98665300, -82.84785200

Zip Code 29685 Profile

ZIP Code 29685 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. ZIP code 29685 is primarily located in Pickens County. The official US Postal Service name for 29685 is SUNSET, South Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 29685 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for ZIP code 29685 is 864. 29685 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29685 is 2.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29685 increased to 1230 from 991 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29685 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29685 public schools is . % of students in 29685 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1091 93.73% 1192 -8%
 Black Or African American 43 3.69% 6 +617%
 Hispanic 0 0% 17 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 2.58% 9 +233%

Zip Code 29685 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 29685 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1230991
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households537
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43366
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
29685 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$626174
Average Real Estate Sale Price$940579
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 66d - Southern Crystalline Ridges and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 29685 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946546266656048393248
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556371788588868172625370
Avg Precip (In.)6.35.316.564.515.485.135.315.114.754.665.315.2563.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, SC
CBSA Type29685
CBSA Population644096
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29685
Pickens High SchoolPickens
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29685
Pickens Middle SchoolPickens
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 29685
Ambler Elementary SchoolPickens
Hagood Elementary SchoolPickens