ZIP Code 29742 - Sharon Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameSharon
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: York
Secondary County: Chester
Area Code803
Current Population:2460
Racial Majority:White 81.77%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$44196
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range417 - 597 ft.
Area81 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.87095800, -81.38503000

Zip Code 29742 Profile

ZIP Code 29742 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Metro Charlotte metro area. ZIP code 29742 is primarily located in York County. Portions of 29742 are also located in Chester County. The official US Postal Service name for 29742 is SHARON, South Carolina. Portions of ZIP code 29742 are contained within or border the city limits of Sharon, SC, Lockhart, SC, . ZIP code 29742 is within area code 803 and area code 864. 29742 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29742 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 29742 increased to 2460 from 1824 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29742 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29742 public schools is . % of students in 29742 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1897 81.77% 1925 -1%
 Black Or African American 392 16.9% 445 -12%
 Hispanic 2 0.09% 31 -94%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 1.08% 17 +47%
 Asian 0 0% 7 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.17% 33 -88%

Zip Code 29742 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 29742 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24601824
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households960
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44196
Income Under $50K Per Year56.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
29742 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 5Ralph NormanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$138656
Average Real Estate Sale Price$111600
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 29742 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29313845556468676147383148
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566473798690888273635472
Avg Precip (In.)4.633.974.983.193.63.974.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
CBSA Type29742
CBSA Population1793478
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29742
York Comprehensive High SchoolYork
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29742
York Middle SchoolYork
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 29742
Hickory Grove-Sharon Elementary SchoolYork