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29209 Zip Code (Columbia, SC) Detailed Profile




Cities: Columbia, SC (16.33%), Cayce, SC (7.05%)
County: Richland County, SC
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 33,888
Zip code population in 2010: 33,324
Zip code population in 2000: 28,022

Houses and condos: 15,534
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,152
% of renters here:

38%
State:

30%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 29209: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 51.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.
Population density: 655 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 29209
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.7% ($1,200)
South Carolina:

0.5% ($980)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,243 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,072 (0.6%)

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Males: 16,365  (48.3%)
Females: 17,523  (51.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 29209:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 29209:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

Zip code 29209 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Races in zip code 29209 (2019)
    • 15,83247.5%Black
    • 14,92744.8%White
    • 1,2393.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6892.1%Asian
    • 4981.5%Two or more races
    • 700.2%American Indian
    • 440.1%Some other race
    • 250.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 33,294
Rural population: 593

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $161,550
29209:

$161,550
South Carolina:

$179,800



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 79 registered sex offenders living in 29209 zip code as of May 24, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 29209 is 437 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

37.3 years
South Carolina median age:

39.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 29209, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $52,732 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$52,732
State:

$51,133

Salary/wage: $44,305 (reported on 85.4% of returns)
Here:

$44,305
State:

$42,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.1% for AGIs below $25k, 83.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 71.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 57.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,306 (reported on 26.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,306
South Carolina:

$1,468
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $5,591 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

$5,591
State:

$6,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,684 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

+$9,684
State:

+$13,061
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,206 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

+$9,206
State:

+$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $13,207 (reported on 7.9% of returns)
29209:

$13,207
South Carolina:

$17,019
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $28,922 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
29209:

$28,922
South Carolina:

$21,023
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $22,570 (21% of AGI, reported on 32.5% of returns)
Here:

$22,570
State:

$22,890

Here:

21.3% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.0% for AGIs below $25k, 11.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,345 (reported on 28.3% of returns)
Here:

$5,345
State:

$5,169
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,937 (reported on 32.4% of returns)
29209:

$7,937
State:

$7,644
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,425 (reported on 23.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,425
State:

$2,418
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 49.0%
Here:

49%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 46.2% for AGIs below $25k, 45.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 49.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 52.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 29209, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $45,324 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,324
State:

$41,965

Salary/wage: $39,197 (reported on 86.7% of returns)
Here:

$39,197
State:

$35,695
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 108.5% for AGIs below $10k, 83.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 82.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,315 (reported on 36.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,315
South Carolina:

$1,623
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,650 (reported on 20.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,650
State:

$3,999
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$7,144 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$7,144
State:

+$13,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,921 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$9,921
State:

+$9,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,726 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
29209:

$2,726
South Carolina:

$2,972
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $19,026 (reported on 0.9% of returns)
Here:

$19,026
South Carolina:

$15,117

Total itemized deductions: $19,712 (23% of AGI, reported on 36.6% of returns)
Here:

$19,712
State:

$19,039

Here:

23.1% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.0% for AGIs below $10k, 8.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 14.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,388 (5% of AGI, reported on 33.4% of returns)
Here:

$4,388
State:

$4,305

Here:

4.9% of AGI
State:

5.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $7,316 (reported on 71.9% of returns)
29209:

$7,316
State:

$6,497
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,882 (reported on 20.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,882
State:

$1,882

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 59.6%
Here:

60%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 54.5% for AGIs below $10k, 63.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 57.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 56.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$59,811
South Carolina:

$56,227
Columbia, SC (29209) map Nearest zip codes: 29205, 29201, 29206, 29225, 29061, 29202.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

45.2%
South Carolina:

44.8%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.4%
South Carolina:

47.0%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,850
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 11,824


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 523 (381 now married, 142 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 7,669 (2,757 now married, 4,928 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 29209 with a mortgage: 5,935 (72 second mortgage, 619 home equity loan, 35 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,600

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,171
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $437

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

12.1%
Whole state:

13.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

6.7%
Whole state:

7.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.6
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 29209: Columbia Industrial Park (A), Columbia - Richland Fire Station Atlas Road (B), Columbia - Richland Fire Department Industrial Park (C), Columbia - Richland Fire Service Capitol View (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Woodhill Mall Shopping Center (1), Landmark Square Shopping Center (2), Cedar Terrace Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 29209 include: Sweet Home Church (A), Temple Church (B), Trinity Church (C), Bethlehem Church (D), Bible Way Church (E), Zion Chapel Church (F), Mill Creek Church (G), Greenlawn Church (H), Capitol View Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Green Lawn Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Little Goose Pond (A), Roland Lake (B), Alligator Lake (C), Big Goose Pond (D), Big Lake (E), Green Hill Lake (F), Sun View Lake (G), Adams Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Reeder Point Branch (A), Gills Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 29209 include: Woodland Park (1), Hampton Memorial Park (2), Bluff Road Park (3), Caughman Road Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attraction (not listed on the city page) : Side Pockets (720 Hazelwood Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1,0082014 or later
  • 4432010 to 2013
  • 2,8062000 to 2009
  • 2,2961990 to 1999
  • 2,0631980 to 1989
  • 2,9861970 to 1979
  • 2,4751960 to 1969
  • 1,3121950 to 1959
  • 1821940 to 1949
  • 1001939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Columbia, SC (29209)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Columbia, SC (29209)
  • 19no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 7132 bedrooms
  • 4,8383 bedrooms
  • 2,4334 bedrooms
  • 5275+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Columbia, SC (29209)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Columbia, SC (29209)
  • 95no bedroom
  • 8371 bedroom
  • 2,0542 bedrooms
  • 1,8743 bedrooms
  • 2604 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Columbia, SC (29209) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Columbia, SC (29209) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 210no vehicle
  • 2,5121 vehicle
  • 3,8732 vehicles
  • 1,2793 vehicles
  • 6244 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Columbia, SC (29209) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Columbia, SC (29209) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 587no vehicle
  • 2,3431 vehicle
  • 1,8392 vehicles
  • 3063 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 29209 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 29209 household income distribution in 2019
  • 812Less than $10,000
  • 443$10,000 to $14,999
  • 601$15,000 to $19,999
  • 867$20,000 to $24,999
  • 545$25,000 to $29,999
  • 696$30,000 to $34,999
  • 492$35,000 to $39,999
  • 608$40,000 to $44,999
  • 515$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,311$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,145$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,976$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,303$100,000 to $124,999
  • 825$125,000 to $149,999
  • 631$150,000 to $199,999
  • 863$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 29209

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 29209
  • 25Less than $10,000
  • 63$10,000 to $14,999
  • 30$15,000 to $19,999
  • 27$20,000 to $24,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 94$40,000 to $49,999
  • 156$50,000 to $59,999
  • 241$60,000 to $69,999
  • 260$70,000 to $79,999
  • 312$80,000 to $89,999
  • 279$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,231$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,122$125,000 to $149,999
  • 834$150,000 to $174,999
  • 477$175,000 to $199,999
  • 791$200,000 to $249,999
  • 573$250,000 to $299,999
  • 524$300,000 to $399,999
  • 261$400,000 to $499,999
  • 546$500,000 to $749,999
  • 107$750,000 to $999,999
  • 38$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 36$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 28$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 29209

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 29209
  • 71Less than $100
  • 31$100 to $149
  • 51$150 to $199
  • 85$200 to $249
  • 63$250 to $299
  • 50$300 to $349
  • 55$350 to $399
  • 49$400 to $449
  • 48$450 to $499
  • 125$500 to $549
  • 339$550 to $599
  • 234$600 to $649
  • 313$650 to $699
  • 353$700 to $749
  • 452$750 to $799
  • 693$800 to $899
  • 1,001$900 to $999
  • 413$1,000 to $1,249
  • 248$1,250 to $1,499
  • 32$1,500 to $1,999
  • 225No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,043.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $378,555.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $186,429
  • Black or African American householders: $125,238
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $133,307
  • Asian householders: $131,626
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $126,079
  • Some other race householders: $154,825
  • Two or more races householders: $207,106
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $208,955

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $161,550
29209:

$161,550
South Carolina:

$179,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $119,633 - $250,867

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $302,759
Here:

$302,759
State:

$266,394

Townhouses or other attached units: $201,969
Here:

$201,969
State:

$219,057

In 2-unit structures: $354,890
Here:

$354,890
State:

$275,825

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $89,674
Here:

$89,674
State:

$168,533

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,756
Here:

$191,756
State:

$250,122

Mobile homes: $166,463
Here:

$166,463
State:

$72,281
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 29209
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,673
  • One, attached: 571
  • Two: 394
  • 3 or 4: 432
  • 5 to 9: 1,139
  • 10 to 19: 1,284
  • 20 to 49: 352
  • 50 or more: 494
  • Mobile homes: 172

Unemployment: 5.5%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29209

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29209
  • 84.0%13,983Drove a car alone
  • 8.9%1,474Carpooled
  • 0.9%144Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%19Motorcycle
  • 0.1%11Bicycle
  • 0.3%55Walked
  • 0.9%158Other means
  • 4.6%766Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29209

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29209
  • 277Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,2705 to 9 minutes
  • 2,57210 to 14 minutes
  • 3,59615 to 19 minutes
  • 3,77920 to 24 minutes
  • 1,21225 to 29 minutes
  • 1,51330 to 34 minutes
  • 37535 to 39 minutes
  • 22840 to 44 minutes
  • 54245 to 59 minutes
  • 29960 to 89 minutes
  • 18490 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 29209:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 82.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,888
  • Male householders: 6,343 (1,756 living alone), Female householders: 7,372 (2,704 living alone)
  • 5,467 spouses (5,389 opposite-sex spouses), 721 unmarried partners, (643 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 9,203 children (8,853 natural, 218 adopted, 127 stepchildren), 946 grandchildren, 494 brothers or sisters, 487 parents, 5 foster children, 769 other relatives, 1,087 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,005 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,158 2-persons, 1,917 3-persons, 1,436 4-persons, 603 5-persons, 120 6-persons, 130 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 4,462 1-person, 794 2-persons, 105 3-persons, 6 4-persons

3,324 married couples with children.
2,738 single-parent households (741 men, 1,997 women).

91.3% of residents of 29209 zip code speak English at home.
4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% very well, 21% well, 12% not well).
2.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% very well, 7% well, 10% not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (84% very well, 8% well, 8% not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 1,754 (5.2%)
(55.8% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

5.2%
Whole state:

5.6%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 18%Honduras
  • 12%Bangladesh
  • 7%France
  • 6%Guatemala
  • 6%Malaysia
  • 6%Chile
  • 4%Japan
Most common first ancestries reported in 29209
  • 8%American
  • 7%African
  • 5%German
  • 5%English
  • 4%European
  • 3%Irish
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 6492010 or later
  • 5182000 to 2009
  • 4341990 to 1999
  • 695Before 1990

Zip code 29209 topographic map

There are 76 Pharmacists 326 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 29209.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • FOOD SERVICE SUPPLIES INCORPORATED (1020 2ND AVENUE in COLUMBIA, SC)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2003-9953, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2003-9953, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: WOOD OFFICE AND STORE FIXTURES, PARTITIONS, SHELVING, AND LOCKERS; OFFICE AND STORE FIXTURES, PARTITIONS, SHELVING, AND LOCKERS, EXCEPT WOOD
    Organizations: QUALSERV CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: FOOD SERVICE SUPPLY DIV. OF QUALSERV CORP., QUALSERV CORPORATION/FOOD SERVICE SUPPLY
  • GARLOCK HELICOFLEX (2620 THE BLVD COLUMBIA IND PRK in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2000-0233, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: GASKETS, PACKING, AND SEALING DEVICES; MISCELLANEOUS STRUCTURAL METALWORK; CARBURETORS, PISTONS, PISTON RINGS, AND VALVES
    Business NAICS classification: ELECTROPLATING, PLATING, POLISHING, ANODIZING, AND COLORING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , EN PRO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BOOZER LUMBER COMPANY (1400 ATLAS ROAD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM,
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: STRUCTURAL WOOD MEMBERS; PREFABRICATED WOOD BUILDINGS AND COMPONENTS
    Business NAICS classification: ENGINEERED WOOD MEMBER (EXCEPT TRUSS) MANUFACTURING.
  • COLUMBAS CLEANERS INCORPORATED (6320 GARNERS FERRY RD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: LAUNDRY AND GARMENT SERVICES
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , KOESTER LARRY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BURNETTES CLEANERS, COLUMBIA CLEANERS
  • EXXON LOCATION 4 6195 (4732 DIVINE ST in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    Organizations: PFC 378 INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: FRANK CONE GARNERS FERRY EXXON
  • FAST FARE SC 640 (423 BITTERNUT ROAD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    Organizations: CROWN CENTRAL PETROLEUM CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: SC640
  • AMERADA HESS STATION 40382 (7527 GARNERS FERRY RD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    Organizations: AMERADA HESS CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CIRCLE ENVIRONMENTAL (1271 FIRST ST S EXT in COLUMBIA, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM, AIR MAJOR, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: INDUSTRIAL LAUNDERERS
    Organizations: RICHARD G MIDDLETON (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CIRCLE ENVIRONMENTAL COLUMBIA
  • AMERICAN SPIRALWELD PIPE (2061 AMERICAN-ITALIAN WAY in COLUMBIA, SC)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM, AIR MAJOR
    Business SIC classification: FABRICATED PLATE WORK (BOILER SHOPS); VALVES AND PIPE FITTINGS
    Organizations: JORDAN JONES & GOULDING INC (CONTACT/ENGINEERING/CONSULTING FIRM) , AMERICAN CAST IRON PIPE CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • EASTERN CONTRACTORS INCORPORATED (6928 CHEVAL ST in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: EASTERN CONTRACTORS INCORPORATED DEACTIVATED
  • DEVEAUX PAINT AND BODY SHOP (3650 BLUFF RD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , NAPOLEAN DEVEAUX (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • DEFENDER SERVICES (9031 GARNERS FERRY RD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - TRI REPORTER, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: DEFENDER INDUSTRIES INC
  • CAROLINA COMMERCIAL HEAT TREATING INC (2850 THE BLVD in COLUMBIA, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , HENDERSHOT HAROLD (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 29209 marital status for males
Zip code 29209 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.0%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 68.0%Electricity
  • 30.1%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 26,378. Population change in the 1990s: +1,644 (+6.2%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21,184
  • Northeast: 2,719
  • Midwest: 1,389
  • South: 5,538
  • West: 731

55% of the 29209 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in South Carolina.

83% of the 29209 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Columbia, SC (29209)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 279
Here:

9.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 244
Here:

16.0%
South Carolina:

8.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 261
Here:

15.0%
South Carolina:

20.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 78,631Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 71,609Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 66,095Management occupations
  • 56,669Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 54,053Legal occupations
  • 48,767Business and financial operations occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (COLUMBIA, SC):

  • SENSOR ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY, (1195 ATLAS ROAD; small business) : $11,867,584 in 64 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D), Defense Missile and Space Systems -- Advanced Development (R&D), Defense Electronics and Communication Equipment -- Management and Support (R&D), Other Defense -- Management and Support (R&D), and more by Army, Air Force, Navy, Missile Defense Agency, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $499,062; 2001: $1,192,209; 2002: $1,525,656; 2003: $3,317,672; 2004: $1,859,100; 2005: $3,003,373; 2006: $470,512.

    Biggest contracts:
    $1,799,813 with Army for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-12-13. Completion date: 2007-12-31.
    $866,890 with Army for Defense Missile and Space Systems -- Advanced Development (R&D). Signed on 2003-11-25. Completion date: 2004-11-24.
    $500,000 with Army for Defense Missile and Space Systems -- Advanced Development (R&D). Taking place in NY. Signed on 2003-01-11. Completion date: 2003-04-29.
    $500,000, same as above. Signed on 2002-05-09. Completion date: 2003-12-26.
  • MONTERAY CONSTRUCTION COMPANY (8130 GARNERS FERRY RD; small business) : $3,363,201 in 19 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Recreation Facilities (Non-Building), Road Clearing, Cleaning and Marking Equipment by Army, Public Buildings Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $5,000; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $691,408; 2005: $2,091,793; 2006: $575,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $701,976 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2005-04-21. Completion date: 2005-11-16.
    $575,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-06-21. Completion date: 2006-10-13.
    $528,181, same as above. Signed on 2005-09-29. Completion date: 2006-04-15.
    $410,000 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2005-09-06. Completion date: 2006-01-06.
  • REPUBLIC CONTRACTING CORPORATI (869 PEPPER STREET) : $1,511,377 in 10 contracts from 1999 to 2000
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Conservation and Development Facilities, Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing) by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only
    Signed by year: 2000: $351,294; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $1,000,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Conservation and Development Facilities. Signed on 1999-12-15. Completion date: 1999-03-30.
    $120,149, same as above. Signed on 1999-12-18. Completion date: 1999-03-30.
    $99,484 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Highways, Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Railways (includes resurfacing). Signed on 2000-09-26. Completion date: 1998-07-29.
    $96,592, same as above. Signed on 2000-09-30. Completion date: 1998-07-29.
  • CAROLINA MATERIAL HANDLING SER (151 GREENLAWN DR) : $445,912 in 3 contracts from 2002 to 2003
    $323,408 with Navy for Warehouse Trucks and Tractors, Self-Propelled. Signed on 2002-09-16. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $64,604 with Army for Warehouse Trucks and Tractors, Self-Propelled. Signed on 2003-09-29. Completion date: 2003-11-14.
    $57,900 with Army for Conveyors. Signed on 2003-09-30. Completion date: 2003-11-12.
  • JHM ENTERPRISES INC (7333 GARNERS FERRY RD; small business) : $197,643 in 25 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    Contracts for Lodging - Hotel/Motel by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $51,043; 2004: $72,040; 2005: $74,560; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $28,683 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2005-12-22. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $28,000, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-22. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $13,039, same as above. Signed on 2005-05-06. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $8,140, same as above. Signed on 2004-02-05. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
  • PIPELINE SUPPLY CO, INC (120 N SHORECREST RD; small business) : $141,796 in 6 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Plumbing, Heating, and Waste Disposal Equipment, Valves, Nonpowered, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Industrial Buildings, Waste Treatment and Storage, and more by Navy, Air Force, Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $112,468; 2004: $0; 2005: $29,328; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $92,785 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Plumbing, Heating, and Waste Disposal Equipment. Taking place in NC. Signed on 2003-09-30. Completion date: 2003-12-30.
    $26,598 with Air Force for Valves, Nonpowered. Signed on 2005-09-27. Completion date: 2005-10-28.
    $10,183 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Industrial Buildings. Taking place in NC. Signed on 2003-09-30. Completion date: 2003-10-30.
    $9,500 with Navy for Waste Treatment and Storage. Taking place in NC. Signed on 2003-10-27. Completion date: 2004-03-01.
  • BURTCH'S CONSULTING (501 PELHAM DR #G201; small business) : $105,000 in 2 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    $55,000 with Army for Services -- Operational Systems Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-11-23. Completion date: 2005-12-01.
    $50,000 with Army for Other Administrative Support Services. Signed on 2003-08-25. Completion date: 2003-08-25.
  • GRINNELL CORPORATION (113 LEVINTIS RD D)
    $70,119 with Navy for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Signed on 2000-09-01. Completion date: 2000-10-06.
  • BILL'S KITEHCN EQUIP & REFRIGE (7404 MOUNTAINBROOK DR; small business) : $68,000 in 2 contracts in 2004
    $48,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, and Air Circulating Equipment. Signed on 2004-10-13. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $20,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-05-04. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • SEJWAD I LLC (7251 GARNERS FERRY RD; small business) : $56,440 in 4 contracts from 2003 to 2004
    $30,420 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2004-08-11. Completion date: 2004-08-26.
    $14,560, same as above. Signed on 2003-02-21. Completion date: 2003-02-23.
    $7,410, same as above. Signed on 2003-04-17. Completion date: 2003-02-23.
    $4,050, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-31. Completion date: 2003-11-02.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Wine and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers (500-999: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Electrical Apparatus and Equipment, Wiring Supplies, and Related Equipment Merchant Wholesalers (500-999: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 3, 20-49: 11, 10-19: 6, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 6)
  • Wholesale Trade: General Line Grocery Merchant Wholesalers (250-499: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (50-99: 1, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 4, 1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 3, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 7)
  • Construction: Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child Day Care Services (20-49: 2, 10-19: 7, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 3)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 919 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 170 people in college/university student housing
  • 54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 790 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 74 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 11
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED298$144,232245$173,735991$186,28129$101,5942$1,573,50096$130,5010$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$113,96613$201,61493$163,6487$51,3770$06$124,7300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED57$134,60057$158,081325$146,39134$43,1650$043$144,2489$66,243
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN30$119,22831$198,743199$145,4206$53,5950$010$80,2742$89,155
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$143,84419$198,82257$188,9792$179,9800$013$130,3050$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED63$176,64929$195,3842$83,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$147,9377$142,6772$217,530
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$84,4839$185,1081$86,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$96,1212$78,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$100,0501$114,0000$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 29209
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 29209 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 146. The highest number of reported fires - 199 took place in 2007, and the least - 107 in 2012. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 29209 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (37.7%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (26.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 29209
    • 93737.7%Outside Fires
    • 65226.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 57623.2%Structure Fires
    • 32313.0%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 29209, South Carolina

Most common first names in zip code 29209 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15168.1 years
William14669.2 years
John11472.0 years
Mary10975.4 years
Robert7866.5 years
George5971.4 years
Charles5469.7 years
Willie5071.1 years
Thomas4269.2 years
Annie4177.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 29209 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6273.4 years
Williams5770.0 years
Johnson5070.8 years
Davis4970.3 years
Brown4669.3 years
Wilson4369.2 years
Jones4069.8 years
Richardson2763.3 years
Scott2771.0 years
Anderson2572.5 years
Businesses in zip code 29209
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Marriott1
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Ace Hardware1McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts2Microtel1
Arby's1Panera Bread1
AutoZone1Payless1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Penske1
Best Western1Pier 1 Imports1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Popeyes1
CVS1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Chick-Fil-A1Quality1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid2
Domino's Pizza1Ruby Tuesday1
Econo Lodge1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Sears1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sleep Inn1
GameStop2Sprint Nextel1
Goodwill1Starbucks2
H&R Block2Subway2
Hardee's2T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn2Taco Bell1
Jones New York1Target1
KFC1Tire Kingdom1
Kmart1U-Haul4
La Quinta1UPS3
Lane Bryant1Waffle House2
Lane Furniture2Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza2Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's1
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