Zip Code 29840 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMount Carmel
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McCormick
Secondary County: Abbeville
Area Code864
Current Population:251
Racial Majority:White 12.57%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$54315
Average Adjusted Gross Income$24410
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range354 - 518 ft.
Area120 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.00120900, -82.53111700

Zip Code 29840 Description

Zip Code 29840 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Augusta metro area. Zip code 29840 is primarily located in McCormick County. Portions of 29840 are also located in Abbeville County. The official US Postal Service name for 29840 is MOUNT CARMEL, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29840 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Carmel, SC, Willington, SC, . The area code for zip code 29840 is 864. 29840 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29840 is 5.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29840 decreased to 251 from 273 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29840 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29840 public schools is . % of students in 29840 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24 12.57% 25 -4%
 Black Or African American 167 87.43% 221 -24%
 Hispanic 0 0% 0 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 29840 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 29840 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population251273
Male Population45.40%
Female Population54.60%
Total Households101
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54315
Income Under $50K Per Year42.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.00%
29840 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 3Jeff DuncanRepublican
South Carolina District 10
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$182200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$134363
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45c - Carolina Slate Belt
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29840 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323946566468676148393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586674828892908575655674
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours