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29676 Zip Code (Salem, SC) Detailed Profile




City: Salem, SC (0.96%)
County: Oconee County, SC
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 5,364
Zip code population in 2010: 5,201
Zip code population in 2000: 4,979

Houses and condos: 3,685
Renter-occupied apartments: 279
% of renters here:

11%
State:

31%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 29676: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 73.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 13.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 73 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 29676
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.4% ($1,097)
South Carolina:

0.6% ($893)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,202 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,008 (0.4%)

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Males: 2,576  (48.0%)
Females: 2,788  (52.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 29676:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 29676:

  • Never married: 7.9%
  • Now married: 74.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

Zip code 29676 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 29676 (2017)
    • 5,113102.7%White
    • 310.6%Two or more races
    • 300.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 130.3%Asian
    • 110.2%Black
    • 30.06%American Indian
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100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $256,060
29676:

$256,060
South Carolina:

$161,800



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in 29676 zip code as of January 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 29676 is 2,609 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

63.1 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 29676, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $92,810 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$92,810
State:

$51,133

Salary/wage: $69,608 (reported on 58.8% of returns)
Here:

$69,608
State:

$42,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 56.7% for AGIs below $25k, 53.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 43.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 31.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 31.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 54.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,518 (reported on 56.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,518
South Carolina:

$1,468
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $11,889 (reported on 46.1% of returns)
Here:

$11,889
State:

$6,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.3% for AGIs below $25k, 4.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$16,832 (reported on 40.3% of returns)
Here:

+$16,832
State:

+$13,061
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 15.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,992 (reported on 15.6% of returns)
Here:

+$10,992
State:

+$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $29,637 (reported on 35.8% of returns)
29676:

$29,637
South Carolina:

$17,019
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.0% for AGIs below $25k, 11.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $14,000 (reported on 0.8% of returns)
29676:

$14,000
South Carolina:

$21,023
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $32,680 (20% of AGI, reported on 42.4% of returns)
Here:

$32,680
State:

$22,890

Here:

20.2% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.8% for AGIs below $25k, 14.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $6,372 (reported on 38.7% of returns)
Here:

$6,372
State:

$5,169
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $11,821 (reported on 42.4% of returns)
29676:

$11,821
State:

$7,644
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,176 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,176
State:

$2,418
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 63.4%
Here:

63%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 59.4% for AGIs below $25k, 68.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 59.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 70.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 29676, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $65,962 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$65,962
State:

$41,965

Salary/wage: $36,515 (reported on 62.1% of returns)
Here:

$36,515
State:

$35,695
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 117.2% for AGIs below $10k, 58.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 38.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 28.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 26.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $3,263 (reported on 62.6% of returns)
This zip code:

$3,263
South Carolina:

$1,623
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 16.7% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $9,133 (reported on 47.4% of returns)
Here:

$9,133
State:

$3,999
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 18.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$24,445 (reported on 41.8% of returns)
Here:

+$24,445
State:

+$13,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -12.5% for AGIs below $10k, -1.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 28.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$18,814 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

+$18,814
State:

+$9,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -21.7% for AGIs below $10k, 7.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.6% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,529 (reported on 2.9% of returns)
29676:

$3,529
South Carolina:

$2,972

Self-employed pension: $20,652 (reported on 1.0% of returns)
Here:

$20,652
South Carolina:

$15,117

Total itemized deductions: $22,875 (21% of AGI, reported on 42.3% of returns)
Here:

$22,875
State:

$19,039

Here:

20.9% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 42.0% for AGIs below $10k, 15.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 16.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $5,495 (5% of AGI, reported on 39.2% of returns)
Here:

$5,495
State:

$4,305

Here:

4.8% of AGI
State:

5.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $10k, 2.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $10,268 (reported on 81.1% of returns)
29676:

$10,268
State:

$6,497
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.4% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,617 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,617
State:

$1,882

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 65.0%
Here:

65%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 58.6% for AGIs below $10k, 69.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 64.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 59.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$62,163
South Carolina:

$50,570
Salem, SC (29676) map Nearest zip codes: 29686, 28774, 29685, 28717, 29696, 29682.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

29.9%
South Carolina:

46.2%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

0.2%
South Carolina:

4.9%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 149
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,492


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 545 (330 now married, 212 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 29676 with a mortgage: 1,289 (12 second mortgage, 136 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,066

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,177
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $385

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

6.0%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

3.9%
Whole state:

8.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.3
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 29676: Camp Jocassee (A), Oconee County Rural Fire Department Salem (B), Oconee County Rural Fire Department Keowee Key (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 29676 include: Church of God (A), Boones Creek Church (B), Mountain View Church (C), Fall Creek Baptist Church (D), Mount Carmel Church (E), Little River Baptist Church (F), Isaqueena Church (G), Mount Carmel Church (H), Stamp Creek Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Stamp Creek Cemetery (1), Alexander Cemetery (2), Mountain View Cemetery (3), Isaqueena Cemetery (4), Fall Creek Cemetery (5), Ross Cemetery (6), Moody Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Lake Jocassee (A), Browns Lake (B), Rochester Lake Number Two (C), Whitewater Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Whitewater River (A), Thompson River (B), Cornhouse Creek (C), Craven Creek (D), Devils Fork (E), Wright Creek (F), Fall Creek (G), Whetner Branch (H), Boones Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 29676: DAR Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 372014 or later
  • 672010 to 2013
  • 9832000 to 2009
  • 8751990 to 1999
  • 9411980 to 1989
  • 5131970 to 1979
  • 521960 to 1969
  • 561950 to 1959
  • 501940 to 1949
  • 601939 or earlier

Zip code 29676 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Salem, SC (29676)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Salem, SC (29676)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 5462 bedrooms
  • 1,1593 bedrooms
  • 5174 bedrooms
  • 1075+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Salem, SC (29676)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Salem, SC (29676)
  • 50no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 1562 bedrooms
  • 763 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, SC (29676) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, SC (29676) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 0no vehicle
  • 6591 vehicle
  • 1,2562 vehicles
  • 3503 vehicles
  • 314 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, SC (29676) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Salem, SC (29676) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2no vehicle
  • 1411 vehicle
  • 1462 vehicles
  • 363 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 29676 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 29676 household income distribution in 2017
  • 107Less than $10,000
  • 36$10,000 to $14,999
  • 143$15,000 to $19,999
  • 152$20,000 to $24,999
  • 70$25,000 to $29,999
  • 47$30,000 to $34,999
  • 158$35,000 to $39,999
  • 236$40,000 to $44,999
  • 95$45,000 to $49,999
  • 229$50,000 to $59,999
  • 321$60,000 to $74,999
  • 254$75,000 to $99,999
  • 189$100,000 to $124,999
  • 149$125,000 to $149,999
  • 148$150,000 to $199,999
  • 299$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 29676

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 29676
  • 29Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 18$15,000 to $19,999
  • 106$20,000 to $24,999
  • 99$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$35,000 to $39,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 65$50,000 to $59,999
  • 83$60,000 to $69,999
  • 12$70,000 to $79,999
  • 64$80,000 to $89,999
  • 66$90,000 to $99,999
  • 104$100,000 to $124,999
  • 58$125,000 to $149,999
  • 158$150,000 to $174,999
  • 13$175,000 to $199,999
  • 233$200,000 to $249,999
  • 158$250,000 to $299,999
  • 266$300,000 to $399,999
  • 83$400,000 to $499,999
  • 394$500,000 to $749,999
  • 243$750,000 to $999,999
  • 57$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 15$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 18$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 29676

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 29676
  • 16$250 to $299
  • 37$400 to $449
  • 53$500 to $549
  • 12$550 to $599
  • 11$600 to $649
  • 77$1,500 to $1,999
  • 59No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $779.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $417,994.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $368,565
  • Asian householders: $584,229
  • Two or more races householders: $112,672
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $584,229

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $256,060
29676:

$256,060
South Carolina:

$161,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $97,662 - $567,758

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $168,418
Here:

$168,418
State:

$244,698

Mobile homes: $39,688
Here:

$39,688
State:

$70,687
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 29676

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,862
  • One, attached: 133
  • Two: 46
  • 3 or 4: 53
  • 5 to 9: 77
  • 10 to 19: 30
  • Mobile homes: 427
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 46

Unemployment: 3.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29676

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29676
  • 88.6%1,671Drove a car alone
  • 1.1%21Carpooled
  • 3.0%57Walked
  • 2.4%46Other means
  • 5.0%95Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29676

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29676
  • 71Less than 5 minutes
  • 865 to 9 minutes
  • 19810 to 14 minutes
  • 2715 to 19 minutes
  • 18920 to 24 minutes
  • 15125 to 29 minutes
  • 43930 to 34 minutes
  • 10935 to 39 minutes
  • 11740 to 44 minutes
  • 24345 to 59 minutes
  • 9160 to 89 minutes
  • 6390 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 53.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,361
  • In family households: 4,597 (1,307 male householders, 573 female householders)
    1,751 spouses, 813 children (730 natural, 32 adopted, 53 stepchildren), 2 grandchildren, 39 brothers or sisters, 23 parents, 2 other relatives, 21 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 761 (424 male householders (424 living alone)), 318 female householders (304 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,507 2-persons, 185 3-persons, 155 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 3 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 727 1-person, 13 2-persons

446 married couples with children.
56 single-parent households (56 women).

97.8% of residents of 29676 zip code speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% very well, 29% not well).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% very well, 15% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 160 (3.0%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

3.0%
Whole state:

4.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 35%France
  • 16%Brazil
  • 14%Bolivia
  • 8%Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia)
Most common first ancestries reported in 29676
  • 16%American
  • 15%English
  • 14%German
  • 9%Irish
  • 8%Italian
  • 5%European
  • 3%Scotch-Irish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 132000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 220Before 1990

Zip code 29676 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ANCHOR SWAN (HWY 130 in SALEM, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , HARVARD IND (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ANCHOR SWAN CORPORATIO - SALEM
  • BECTON DICKINSON AND CO (424 STAMP CREEK RD in SALEM, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: BECTON DICKINSON AND COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BECTON DICKINSON AND COMPANY, BECTON DICKINSON AND CO DEACT
  • DUKE ENERGY CORPORATION BAD CREEK ENTRANCE (HIGHWAY 130 AT WHITE WATER FALLS in SALEM, SC)
    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) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, AIR PROGRAM, DRINKING WATER SYSTEM
    Business SIC classification: ELECTRIC SERVICES
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DUKE POWER CO (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DUKE POWER COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BAD CREEK PROJ DIVI-DUKE POWER, DUKE POWER BAD CREEK PROJ
  • DUKE POWER JOCASEE HYDRO STATION (799 JOCASSEE LAKE RD in SALEM, 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, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DUKE POWER CO (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , DUKE POWER COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: DUKE POWER CO JOCASSEE HYDRO
  • BAD CREEK CONSTRUCTORS (HWY 130 in SALEM, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: CRUSHED AND BROKEN GRANITE; CRUSHED AND BROKEN STONE
    Alternative names: BAD CREEK CONSTRUCTOR-CLOSED, BAD CREEK CONSTRUCTR
  • DUKE POWER BAD CREEK STATION (HIGHWAY 130 NORTH in SALEM, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - LABORATORY CERTIFICATION
    Business SIC classification: READY-MIXED CONCRETE
    Alternative names: DUKE ENERGY:BAD CREEK

Zip code 29676 marital status for males
Zip code 29676 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.7%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 78.1%Electricity
  • 12.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.5%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.7%Solar energy
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 4,091. Population change in the 1990s: +888 (+21.7%).

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

  • This state: 1,894
  • Northeast: 848
  • Midwest: 883
  • South: 1,355
  • West: 110

60% of the 29676 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in South Carolina.

89% of the 29676 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% 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, 81% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Salem, SC (29676)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

8.7%
South Carolina:

9.2%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
South Carolina:

8.8%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
South Carolina:

19.9%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 252,520Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 72,723Food preparation and serving related occupations
  • 62,170Management occupations
  • 43,594Business and financial operations occupations
  • 42,046Production occupations
  • 42,031Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • BRENDA J GOODWIN (502 RIDGEWOOD POINT in SALEM, SC; small business) : $293,048 in 7 contracts from 2001 to 2004
    Contracts for Plywood and Veneer, Lumber and Related Basic Wood Materials by Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $89,895; 2002: $161,353; 2003: $0; 2004: $41,800; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $89,709 with Defense Logistics Agency for Plywood and Veneer. Signed on 2002-03-28. Completion date: 2002-05-28.
    $51,195, same as above. Signed on 2001-12-05. Completion date: 2002-02-05.
    $41,800 with Defense Logistics Agency for Lumber and Related Basic Wood Materials. Signed on 2004-01-25. Completion date: 2004-02-25.
    $40,344 with Defense Logistics Agency for Plywood and Veneer. Signed on 2002-01-14. Completion date: 2002-03-14.

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

  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Other Similar Organizations (except Business, Professional, Labor, and Political Organizations) (100-249 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Utilities: Electric Power Distribution (20-49: 2, 10-19: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Lumber, Plywood, Millwork, and Wood Panel Merchant Wholesalers (20-49: 1)
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing: Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers (5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (10-19: 1)
  • Information: Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services (10-19: 1)

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:

  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • 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: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 29676 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4776.3 years
William4476.3 years
Robert3974.8 years
John2775.6 years
Mary2782.6 years
George2674.6 years
Charles1970.4 years
Joseph1873.9 years
Dorothy1581.3 years
Richard1371.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 29676 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4179.0 years
Alexander2677.1 years
Rogers2470.9 years
Lusk2175.8 years
Grant1570.3 years
Towe1363.3 years
Whitmire1373.8 years
Crowe1367.3 years
Burrell1273.6 years
Crenshaw1175.8 years

Businesses in zip code 29676

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Subway: 1

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