Zip Code 29831 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJackson
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Aiken
Secondary County: Richmond
Area Code803
Current Population:4146
Racial Majority:White 70.06%
Public School Racial Majority:White 48.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$44023
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range102 - 361 ft.
Area83 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.31132900, -81.82595500

Zip Code 29831 Description

Zip Code 29831 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Augusta metro area. Zip code 29831 is primarily located in Aiken County. Portions of 29831 are also located in Richmond County. The official US Postal Service name for 29831 is JACKSON, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29831 are contained within or border the city limits of Jackson, SC, Augusta-Richmond County, GA, . Zip code 29831 is within area code 803, area code 706 and area code 762. 29831 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29831 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29831 decreased to 4146 from 4335 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29831 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29831 public schools is White. 70.1% of students in 29831 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2764 70.06% 2904 -5%
 Black Or African American 919 23.3% 1054 -13%
 Hispanic 145 3.68% 92 +58%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1% 11 -64%
 Asian 5 0.13% 19 -74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 60 2.74% 60 +80%

Zip Code 29831 Race/Ethnicity

 White 48.1%
 Black Or African American 41.8%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.7%

Zip Code 29831 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population41464335
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households1655
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
70.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44023
Income Under $50K Per Year56.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
29831 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 2Joe WilsonRepublican
South Carolina District 12
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$126931
Average Real Estate Sale Price$54000
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29831 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33364349586569686350423551
Avg Max Temp (°F)57616977849092908677685976
Avg Precip (In.)4.74.124.673.073.274.474.364.693.643.172.833.4146.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC
CBSA Type29831
CBSA Population546909
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29831
Silver Bluff High SchoolAiken
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29831
Jackson Middle SchoolAiken
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 29831
Redcliffe Elementary SchoolAiken