Zip Code 29690 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTravelers Rest
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Greenville
Area Code864
Current Population:20914
Racial Majority:White 87.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$46516
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66770
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range978 - 2251 ft.
Area107 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.05817100, -82.42282800

Zip Code 29690 Description

Zip Code 29690 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29690 is primarily located in Greenville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29690 is TRAVELERS REST, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29690 are contained within or border the city limits of Travelers Rest, SC, Slater-Marietta, SC, . The area code for zip code 29690 is 864. 29690 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29690 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29690 increased to 20914 from 16893 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29690 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29690 public schools is White. 54.1% of students in 29690 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18538 87.75% 18347 +1%
 Black Or African American 1482 7.01% 1518 -2%
 Hispanic 622 2.94% 557 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.22% 62 -24%
 Asian 93 0.44% 105 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 72 0% 72 -100%
 Two Or More Races 252 1.63% 252 +37%

Zip Code 29690 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.3%
 Black Or African American 11.3%
 Hispanic 5.2%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 29690 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2091416893
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households7469
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46516
Income Under $50K Per Year53.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.70%
29690 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 4William TimmonsRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$188935
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132576
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29690 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31324047556367666048393348
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556472798588878172625371
Avg Precip (In.)5.654.745.914.115.084.754.874.674.194.354.454.6357.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, SC
CBSA Type29690
CBSA Population644096
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours