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29401 Zip Code (Charleston, SC) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 9,116
Zip code population in 2010: 10,895
Zip code population in 2000: 11,250

Houses and condos: 5,122
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,751
% of renters here:

47%
State:

30%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 29401: 105.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 1.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.
Population density: 5,877 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 29401
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.5% ($5,679)
South Carolina:

0.5% ($980)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,305 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $6,074 (0.5%)

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Males: 3,944  (43.3%)
Females: 5,172  (56.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 29401:

  • High school or higher: 98.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 80.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 40.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 29401:

  • Never married: 53.7%
  • Now married: 32.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

Zip code 29401 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 29401 (2019)
    • 9,58588.0%White
    • 8537.8%Black
    • 2041.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1341.2%Asian
    • 910.8%Two or more races
    • 150.1%American Indian
    • 100.09%Some other race
    • 30.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $1,193,101
29401:

$1,193,101
South Carolina:

$179,800



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in 29401 zip code as of April 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 29401 is 10,544 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is much lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

30.7 years
South Carolina median age:

39.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 29401, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $180,307 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$180,307
State:

$51,133

Salary/wage: $94,334 (reported on 71.9% of returns)
Here:

$94,334
State:

$42,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 72.6% for AGIs below $25k, 77.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 51.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 39.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 33.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $7,748 (reported on 50.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$7,748
South Carolina:

$1,468
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $31,654 (reported on 47.7% of returns)
Here:

$31,654
State:

$6,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.5% for AGIs below $25k, 5.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$78,448 (reported on 43.8% of returns)
Here:

+$78,448
State:

+$13,061
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 23.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$41,303 (reported on 22.5% of returns)
Here:

+$41,303
State:

+$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.5% for AGIs below $25k, 5.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $47,463 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
29401:

$47,463
South Carolina:

$17,019
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $36,656 (reported on 3.9% of returns)
29401:

$36,656
South Carolina:

$21,023

Total itemized deductions: $63,727 (18% of AGI, reported on 47.2% of returns)
Here:

$63,727
State:

$22,890

Here:

18.4% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.7% for AGIs below $25k, 12.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 19.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 24.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 23.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 15.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $19,113 (reported on 41.3% of returns)
Here:

$19,113
State:

$5,169
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $25,753 (reported on 46.7% of returns)
29401:

$25,753
State:

$7,644
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $25k, 3.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,662 (reported on 8.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,662
State:

$2,418
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 65.0%
Here:

65%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 52.5% for AGIs below $25k, 48.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 91.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 29401, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $134,387 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$134,387
State:

$41,965

Salary/wage: $69,334 (reported on 70.1% of returns)
Here:

$69,334
State:

$35,695
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 67.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 48.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 44.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 31.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $7,278 (reported on 60.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$7,278
South Carolina:

$1,623
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $16,969 (reported on 52.7% of returns)
Here:

$16,969
State:

$3,999
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$74,123 (reported on 47.5% of returns)
Here:

+$74,123
State:

+$13,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 28.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$44,851 (reported on 20.9% of returns)
Here:

+$44,851
State:

+$9,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.8% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,759 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
29401:

$3,759
South Carolina:

$2,972
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $26,972 (reported on 4.5% of returns)
Here:

$26,972
South Carolina:

$15,117
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $54,778 (20% of AGI, reported on 45.9% of returns)
Here:

$54,778
State:

$19,039

Here:

19.8% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 20.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 25.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 28.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $18,416 (6% of AGI, reported on 41.1% of returns)
Here:

$18,416
State:

$4,305

Here:

6.2% of AGI
State:

5.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $33,364 (reported on 78.0% of returns)
29401:

$33,364
State:

$6,497
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,444 (reported on 7.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,444
State:

$1,882

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 68.6%
Here:

69%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 62.0% for AGIs below $10k, 58.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 57.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 87.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$83,170
South Carolina:

$56,227
Charleston, SC (29401) map Nearest zip codes: 29424, 29403, 29409, 29412, 29407, 29482.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

24.9%
South Carolina:

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

35.5%
South Carolina:

47.0%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 77.4% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 181
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,537


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 40 (41 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,833 (353 now married, 2,508 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 29401 with a mortgage: 930 (3 second mortgage, 158 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,021

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $4,036
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $1,406

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

20.8%
Whole state:

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

5.5%
Whole state:

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

7.2
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.7
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 29401: Vanderhorst Row (A), Charleston City Marina (B), Charleston Maritime Center (C), Old Slave Mart (D), Four Corners (E), Carolina Yacht Club (F), College of Charleston Kresse Arena (G), American Military Museum (H), College of Charleston Addlestone Library (I), Charleston Civic Design Center (J), City of Charleston Fire Department Station 3 (K), City of Charleston Fire Department Station 2 (L), Charleston County Sheriff's Office - Civil (M), US Marshals Service (N), Federal Bureau of Investigation (O), Fireproof Building (P), German Friendly Society (Q), Villa Margherita (R), United States Customhouse (S), South Carolina Society Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Rainbow Market Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Churches in zip code 29401 include: Unitarian Church of Charleston (A), Trinity United Methodist Church (B), Southside Baptist Church (C), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (D), Saint Philips Episcopal Church (E), Saint Peters Roman Catholic Church (F), Saint Michaels Episcopal Church (G), Saint Matthews Lutheran Church (H), Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Peters Cemetery (1), Quaker Churchyard (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lake: Colonial Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Parks in zip code 29401 include: Charleston Historic District (1), Cannon Park (2), East Bay Playground (3), Washington Park (4), White Point Gardens (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Powder Magazine (Museums; 79 Cumberland Street), Carolina Art Association (Museums; 135 Meeting Street), Spirit of South Carolina Shipyard (Museums; 300 Concord Street), South Carolina Maritme Heritage Foundation (Museums; 10 Wharfside Street), E. S. Lawrence Gallery In Charleston S.c. (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 229 Meeting Street), Tucker's Billiard Supplies & Manufacture (3387 Ashley Phosphate Road), Gray Line of Charleston (29 Broad Street), Adventure Travel Agency (Recreational Trips & Guides; 92 Hasell Street), Original Charleston Walk Inc (Tours & Charters; 58 Broad Street).

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1122014 or later
  • 312010 to 2013
  • 3902000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 1541980 to 1989
  • 4201970 to 1979
  • 3301960 to 1969
  • 2131950 to 1959
  • 1131940 to 1949
  • 3,2211939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Charleston, SC (29401)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Charleston, SC (29401)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1421 bedroom
  • 4022 bedrooms
  • 7373 bedrooms
  • 4254 bedrooms
  • 2225+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charleston, SC (29401)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charleston, SC (29401)
  • 103no bedroom
  • 6441 bedroom
  • 7882 bedrooms
  • 2353 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Charleston, SC (29401) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Charleston, SC (29401) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 57no vehicle
  • 8421 vehicle
  • 7492 vehicles
  • 2173 vehicles
  • 594 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Charleston, SC (29401) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Charleston, SC (29401) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 381no vehicle
  • 8801 vehicle
  • 4142 vehicles
  • 613 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 29401 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 29401 household income distribution in 2019
  • 393Less than $10,000
  • 258$10,000 to $14,999
  • 97$15,000 to $19,999
  • 182$20,000 to $24,999
  • 88$25,000 to $29,999
  • 100$30,000 to $34,999
  • 70$35,000 to $39,999
  • 52$40,000 to $44,999
  • 55$45,000 to $49,999
  • 186$50,000 to $59,999
  • 239$60,000 to $74,999
  • 339$75,000 to $99,999
  • 241$100,000 to $124,999
  • 201$125,000 to $149,999
  • 245$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,002$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 29401

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 29401
  • 8Less than $10,000
  • 4$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4$40,000 to $49,999
  • 7$70,000 to $79,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 20$150,000 to $174,999
  • 9$175,000 to $199,999
  • 5$200,000 to $249,999
  • 40$250,000 to $299,999
  • 98$300,000 to $399,999
  • 75$400,000 to $499,999
  • 341$500,000 to $749,999
  • 359$750,000 to $999,999
  • 373$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 342$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 514$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 29401

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 29401
  • 11Less than $100
  • 40$100 to $149
  • 48$150 to $199
  • 56$200 to $249
  • 36$250 to $299
  • 32$300 to $349
  • 55$350 to $399
  • 18$400 to $449
  • 8$450 to $499
  • 28$500 to $549
  • 9$550 to $599
  • 54$600 to $649
  • 15$650 to $699
  • 14$700 to $749
  • 20$750 to $799
  • 35$800 to $899
  • 33$900 to $999
  • 295$1,000 to $1,249
  • 120$1,250 to $1,499
  • 313$1,500 to $1,999
  • 281$2,000 to $2,499
  • 148$2,500 to $2,999
  • 15$3,000 to $3,499
  • 55$3,500 or more
  • 97No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,460.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $1,045,941.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $1,350,841
  • Black or African American householders: $274,371
  • Two or more races householders: $375,297
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $481,074

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $1,193,101
29401:

$1,193,101
South Carolina:

$179,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $760,069 - $2,041,206

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $1,794,916
Here:

$1,794,916
State:

$266,394

Townhouses or other attached units: $1,160,862
Here:

$1,160,862
State:

$219,057

In 2-unit structures: $1,783,710
Here:

$1,783,710
State:

$275,825

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $767,840
Here:

$767,840
State:

$168,533

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $1,214,123
Here:

$1,214,123
State:

$250,122
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 29401
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,933
  • One, attached: 410
  • Two: 453
  • 3 or 4: 398
  • 5 to 9: 405
  • 10 to 19: 337
  • 20 to 49: 347
  • 50 or more: 865
  • Mobile homes: 16

Unemployment: 3.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29401

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29401
  • 50.0%2,137Drove a car alone
  • 5.2%222Carpooled
  • 0.1%5Bus or trolley bus
  • 9.2%392Bicycle
  • 24.2%1,034Walked
  • 0.9%40Other means
  • 10.1%433Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29401

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29401
  • 210Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,0735 to 9 minutes
  • 1,01210 to 14 minutes
  • 61615 to 19 minutes
  • 40520 to 24 minutes
  • 20425 to 29 minutes
  • 11630 to 34 minutes
  • 4235 to 39 minutes
  • 2940 to 44 minutes
  • 10145 to 59 minutes
  • 4490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 92.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,116
  • Male householders: 1,603 (651 living alone), Female householders: 2,092 (966 living alone)
  • 1,252 spouses (1,221 opposite-sex spouses), 170 unmarried partners, (155 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,169 children (1,046 natural, 112 adopted, 13 stepchildren), 76 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 9 parents, 0 foster children, 58 other relatives, 982 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,661 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,198 2-persons, 169 3-persons, 173 4-persons, 51 5-persons, 12 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,618 1-person, 360 2-persons, 102 3-persons, 30 4-persons, 6 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons

482 married couples with children.
316 single-parent households (15 men, 301 women).

95.3% of residents of 29401 zip code speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% very well, 11% well, 5% not well, 14% not at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% very well, 47% well, 2% not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% very well, 20% well, 15% not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 500 (5.5%)
(37.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

5.5%
Whole state:

5.6%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 16%Greece
  • 10%Sweden
  • 8%France
  • 7%Romania
  • 6%Chile
  • 6%Honduras
  • 4%England
Most common first ancestries reported in 29401
  • 35%American
  • 7%English
  • 7%Irish
  • 5%German
  • 5%Italian
  • 3%Scottish
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3352010 or later
  • 1332000 to 2009
  • 1331990 to 1999
  • 75Before 1990
There are 445 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 29401.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CITY MARINA, THE (17 LOCKWOOD DRIVE in CHARLESTON, SC)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2002-9947, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-2002-9947, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - 401 CERTIFICATION
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM,
    Organizations: APPLIED TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT (AGENT / PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICANT)
    Alternative names: ROBERT L FREEMAN DBA THE CITY MARINA
  • CITY OF CHARLESTON (116 MEETING STREET in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, 401 CERTIFICATION
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - 401 CERTIFICATION
    Organizations: JON GUERRY TAYLOR PE INC (AGENT / PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICANT) , OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: CHARLESTON CITY OF, CHARLESTON CITY OF DEPT OF PUBLIC SERVICES, CITY OF CHARLESTON S.C.
  • CHARLESTON COUNTY FORMER HOPE CENTER SITE (1821 SAM RITTENBERG BLVD in CHARLESTON, 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
    Alternative names: HOPE CENTER SITE FORMERLY
  • CALHOUN PARK AREA (CALHOUN AT CONCORD STREET in CHARLESTON, SC)
    SUPERFUND (Superfund database) - ICIS-04-2006-3753, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-04-1998-0340, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-04-1996-0364, ICIS-04-1999-0137, ICIS-04-2003-3524,
  • CHARLESTON MEMORIAL HOSP (326 CALHOUN STREET in CHARLESTON, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - X-RAY EQUIPMENT, AIR PROGRAM, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
    Organizations: CHARLESTON COUNTY GOVERNMENT (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CHARLESTON COUNTY GOVENRMENT (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHARLESTON DRY CLEANING & LAUNDRY NUMBER 60 (20 SOCIETY ST in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , FELDER FRED (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • DRYCLEAN USA (316 EAST BAY STREET in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DRYCLEAN USA COASTAL INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • FT SUMTER TOUR BOAT FACILITY NATIONAL PARK SRV (340 CONCORD ST in CHARLESTON, SC) . Federal Facility. NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: NATIONAL PARK SERVICE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ANSONBOROUGH HOME SITE (WASH CALHOUN CONCORD & LAURENS in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: SC STATE PORTS AUTHORITY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BIX FURNITURE STRIPPING (701 E BAY ST in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
  • BLAKE TENEMENT HOUSE (4 COURTHOUSE SQUARE in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: CHARLESTON COUNTY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHARLESTON COUNTY (8 COURTHOUSE SQUARE in CHARLESTON, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: COUNTY OF CHARLESTON (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CHARLESTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (75 CALHOUN STREET in CHARLESTON, SC)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM, DRINKING WATER PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: GENERAL CONTRACTORS-NONRESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS, OTHER THAN INDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS AND WAREHOUSES
    Alternative names: CHARLESTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 4

Zip code 29401 marital status for males
Zip code 29401 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 60.0%Electricity
  • 38.0%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 12,475.

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

  • This state: 3,595
  • Northeast: 1,468
  • Midwest: 716
  • South: 2,284
  • West: 408

36% of the 29401 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in South Carolina.

83% of the 29401 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 9% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Charleston, SC (29401)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 210
Here:

51.5%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 94
Here:

50.2%
South Carolina:

8.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 210
Here:

8.1%
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 ($)
  • 252,142Legal occupations
  • 186,694Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 167,615Health technologists and technicians
  • 91,655Management occupations
  • 83,114Business and financial operations occupations
  • 77,565Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • HUGUENOT ENERGY LLC (12 NORTH ADGERS WHARF in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $23,346,740 in 33 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Fuel Oils, Petroleum Production and Distribution Equipment, Fuel Burning Equipment Units, Fueling and Other Petroleum Services - Excluding Storage, and more by Defense Logistics Agency, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere, U.S. Coast Guard, Navy, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $21,207,690; 2005: $826,902; 2006: $1,312,148.

    Biggest contracts:
    $21,207,690 with Defense Logistics Agency for Fuel Oils. Signed on 2004-07-26. Completion date: 2006-04-30.
    $483,626 with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere for Petroleum Production and Distribution Equipment. Signed on 2006-06-09. Completion date: 2006-06-09.
    $342,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-03-09. Completion date: 2006-03-09.
    $292,434 with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere for Fuel Burning Equipment Units. Signed on 2005-06-16. Completion date: 2005-07-07.
  • MILOW LTD (174 E BAY ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $478,362 in 2 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    $408,389 with Army for Defense Tank - Automotive -- Operational Systems Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-11-10. Completion date: 2007-11-10.
    $69,973 with Army for Defense Tank - Automotive -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2003-12-11. Completion date: 2004-06-11.
  • FREELAND CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, (32 LAURENS ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $274,208 in 15 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $47,074; 2004: $0; 2005: $88,725; 2006: $138,409.

    Biggest contracts:
    $67,145 with Navy for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2006-01-20. Completion date: 2006-04-20.
    $46,241, same as above. Signed on 2006-01-20. Completion date: 2006-04-21.
    $27,900 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2005-07-28. Completion date: 2005-08-27.
    $18,975 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2005-09-13. Completion date: 2005-11-12.
  • Roper Hospital (316 Calhoun St in Cahrleston, SC) : $195,000 in 4 contracts in 2004
    $95,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Surgery Services. Signed on 2004-08-27. Completion date: 2004-09-10.
    $45,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Other Medical Services. Signed on 2004-11-30. Completion date: 2005-12-30.
    $30,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Surgery Services. Signed on 2004-09-14. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $25,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Other Medical Services. Signed on 2004-11-30. Completion date: 2004-12-30.
  • RIESBERG ARCHITECTS LLC (296 MEETING STREET in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $190,415 in 19 contracts from 2000 to 2002
    Contracts for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing) by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $103,661; 2001: $27,077; 2002: $59,677; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $38,951 with Navy for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing). Taking place in MS. Signed on 2000-07-10. Completion date: 2000-09-26.
    $18,037 with Navy for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing). Taking place in IL. Signed on 2000-07-06. Completion date: 2000-07-27.
    $17,014 with Navy for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing). Signed on 2002-09-25. Completion date: 1999-10-14.
    $16,164 with Navy for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing). Taking place in TX. Signed on 2001-12-17. Completion date: 2002-01-16.
  • ROBERTS, A WILLIAM JR & ASSOCI (46A STATE ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $85,298 in 9 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Transcription Services, Legal Services, Court Reporting Services by Offices, Boards and Divisions (includes Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, etc.), Navy, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $75,000; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $6,904; 2005: $0; 2006: $3,394.

    Biggest contracts:
    $75,000 with Offices, Boards and Divisions (includes Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, etc.) for Transcription Services. Signed on 2000-04-15. Completion date: 2000-09-15.
    $10,000 with Navy for Legal Services. Signed on 2006-02-21. Completion date: 2006-03-22.
    $2,500 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Court Reporting Services. Signed on 2004-03-22. Completion date: 2004-03-24.
    $2,500, same as above. Signed on 2004-05-04. Completion date: 2004-05-28.
  • PACE OF CHARLESTON INC (298 KING ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business)
    $37,608 with Air Force for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Medical, Dental, and Veterinary Equipment and Supplies. Taking place in VA. Signed on 1999-10-12. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
  • WEBCAM EVERYTHING, INC (255 KING STREET in CHARLESTON, SC; small business)
    $8,339 with Navy for ADP Components. Signed on 2004-03-08. Completion date: 2004-04-08.
  • PARKER LABORATORIES INC (40 BROAD ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business)
    $5,300 with Navy for Hazardous Substance Analysis. Signed on 2005-02-16. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • HOLIDAY INNS INC (125 CALHOUN ST in CHARLESTON, SC; small business) : $0 in 2 contracts in 2003
    $5,320 with Army for Lodging - Hotel/Motel. Signed on 2003-02-19. Completion date: 2003-03-16.
    -$5,320, same as above. Signed on 2003-03-11. Completion date: 2003-03-16.

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: 2 establishments, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249: 3, 50-99: 20, 20-49: 21, 10-19: 13, 5-9: 6, 1-4: 9)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (500-999: 1, 100-249: 3, 50-99: 4, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 2)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Offices of Lawyers (100-249: 3, 50-99: 3, 20-49: 10, 10-19: 16, 5-9: 22, 1-4: 98)
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: Residential Property Managers (250-499: 1, 100-249: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 10)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 6, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 8, 1-4: 6)
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: Nonresidential Property Managers (250-499: 1, 10-19: 2, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 5)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (250-499: 1, 20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (100-249: 1, 20-49: 5, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 9)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Office Administrative Services (100-249: 2, 20-49: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 5)

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:

  • 2,078 people in college/university student housing
  • 183 people in military ships
  • 18 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 1,723 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 561 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 61 people in military ships
  • 28 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 5 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 14 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$293,90089$405,152324$418,1218$473,9839$1,903,818154$412,237
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$322,3706$561,71018$386,8090$00$011$410,116
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$036$320,25591$620,2690$00$047$651,240
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$305,00323$374,10165$361,7322$161,6350$030$344,719
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$253,99316$565,6590$00$08$271,595
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$314,0910$02$179,585
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$521,5331$383,6702$695,395
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$282,3100$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$370,3300$01$370,330
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 29401
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 29401 - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 112. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 317 took place in 2011, and the least - 39 in 2018. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 29401 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (38.7%), and Outside Fires (33.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 29401
    • 74038.7%Structure Fires
    • 64933.9%Outside Fires
    • 28414.9%Other
    • 23912.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 29401, South Carolina

Most common first names in zip code 29401 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary14379.1 years
William12073.7 years
John11072.5 years
James7771.3 years
Robert7370.9 years
Margaret7179.6 years
Elizabeth6182.1 years
Charles5976.7 years
Helen5581.3 years
George5273.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 29401 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4976.3 years
Brown3669.0 years
Williams3473.8 years
Johnson3273.6 years
Simmons3074.3 years
Green2172.6 years
Taylor2070.8 years
White1971.3 years
Jones1973.8 years
Davis1971.7 years
Businesses in zip code 29401
NameCountNameCount
ALDO1FedEx14
Abercrombie & Fitch1Forever 211
Ann Taylor1Gap1
Apple Store1Hilton1
Banana Republic1Holiday Inn2
Bebe1J.Crew1
Ben & Jerry's1Jimmy John's1
Best Western1JoS. A. Bank1
Blockbuster1Marriott2
Brooks Brothers1New Balance2
Brookstone1Nike3
Burger King1Pottery Barn1
CVS1Rite Aid2
Cache1Starbucks4
Chico's1Talbots2
Comfort Inn1True Value1
DHL2UPS13
Days Inn1Urban Outfitters1
Dunkin Donuts1Victoria's Secret1
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