ZIP Code 29702 - Blacksburg Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameBlacksburg
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cherokee
Secondary County: York
Area Code864
Current Population:10059
Racial Majority:White 86.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$38410
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41630
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range551 - 846 ft.
Area101 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.11788200, -81.46899900

Map of ZIP Code 29702 Border

Zip Code 29702 Description

Zip Code 29702 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Greenville Spartanburg Asheville Area metro area. Zip code 29702 is primarily located in Cherokee County. Portions of 29702 are also located in York County. The official US Postal Service name for 29702 is BLACKSBURG, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29702 are contained within or border the city limits of Blacksburg, SC, Grover, NC, . Zip code 29702 is within area code 864 and area code 803. 29702 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29702 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29702 increased to 10059 from 9655 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29702 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29702 public schools is White. 71.5% of students in 29702 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8327 86.99% 8831 -6%
 Black Or African American 879 9.18% 830 +6%
 Hispanic 102 1.07% 189 -46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.14% 33 -61%
 Asian 11 0.11% 25 -56%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0.02% 10 -80%
 Two Or More Races 140 2.49% 140 +70%

Zip Code 29702 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.4%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 29702 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population100599655
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households3952
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38410
Income Under $50K Per Year63.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
29702 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$176208
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64622
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45i - Kings Mountain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 29702 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303744546267665946373147
Avg Max Temp (°F)51556372788588878172625371
Avg Precip (In.)4.684.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Gaffney, SC
CBSA Type29702
CBSA Population55063
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours