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29706 Zip Code (Chester, SC) Detailed Profile




Cities: Chester, SC (1.19%), Lowrys, SC (1.15%), Eureka Mill, SC (0.47%), Gayle Mill, SC (0.24%)
Counties: Chester County, SC (99.84%), York County, SC (0.16%)
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 18,938
Zip code population in 2010: 19,847
Zip code population in 2000: 21,194

Houses and condos: 9,166
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,178
% of renters here:

29%
State:

31%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 29706: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 272.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 70 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 29706
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

0.7% ($665)
South Carolina:

0.6% ($893)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $732 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $593 (0.7%)

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Males: 8,875  (46.9%)
Females: 10,061  (53.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 29706:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 29706:

  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 43.1%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

Zip code 29706 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 29706 (2017)
    • 10,41249.1%White
    • 8,74441.3%Black
    • 2561.2%Two or more races
    • 2571.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 720.3%American Indian
    • 720.3%Asian
    • 300.1%Some other race
    • 40.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 10,045
Rural population: 8,892

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $98,735
29706:

$98,735
South Carolina:

$161,800



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in 29706 zip code as of January 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 29706 is 2,729 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:

43.0 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
South Carolina:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 29706, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $37,550 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,550
State:

$51,133

Salary/wage: $31,412 (reported on 86.3% of returns)
Here:

$31,412
State:

$42,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 77.9% for AGIs below $25k, 83.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 23.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,067 (reported on 21.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,067
South Carolina:

$1,468
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,747 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,747
State:

$6,511
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$6,980 (reported on 5.5% of returns)
Here:

+$6,980
State:

+$13,061
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,909 (reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

+$7,909
State:

+$10,167
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,658 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
29706:

$10,658
South Carolina:

$17,019
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,182 (21% of AGI, reported on 19.6% of returns)
Here:

$18,182
State:

$22,890

Here:

20.9% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $25k, 7.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,133 (reported on 16.4% of returns)
Here:

$5,133
State:

$5,169
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $5,566 (reported on 19.6% of returns)
29706:

$5,566
State:

$7,644
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,488 (reported on 37.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,488
State:

$2,418
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 62.9%
Here:

63%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 59.6% for AGIs below $25k, 63.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 67.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 69.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 29706, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,636 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,636
State:

$41,965

Salary/wage: $28,966 (reported on 90.2% of returns)
Here:

$28,966
State:

$35,695
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 89.5% for AGIs below $10k, 86.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 87.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,129 (reported on 31.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,129
South Carolina:

$1,623
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,619 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,619
State:

$3,999
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$8,178 (reported on 6.6% of returns)
Here:

+$8,178
State:

+$13,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,078 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

+$7,078
State:

+$9,144
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,843 (reported on 1.3% of returns)
29706:

$2,843
South Carolina:

$2,972
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Self-employed pension: $7,500 (reported on 0.1% of returns)
Here:

$7,500
South Carolina:

$15,117

Total itemized deductions: $15,671 (26% of AGI, reported on 25.2% of returns)
Here:

$15,671
State:

$19,039

Here:

25.5% of AGI
State:

22.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $10k, 5.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,981 (6% of AGI, reported on 22.3% of returns)
Here:

$3,981
State:

$4,305

Here:

6.3% of AGI
State:

5.0% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,922 (reported on 62.9% of returns)
29706:

$3,922
State:

$6,497
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,856 (reported on 31.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,856
State:

$1,882

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 69.2%
Here:

69%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 62.6% for AGIs below $10k, 72.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 69.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 69.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$34,633
South Carolina:

$50,570
Chester, SC (29706) map Nearest zip codes: 29726, 29742, 29014, 29729, 29724, 29364.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

39.7%
South Carolina:

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

4.2%
South Carolina:

4.9%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,162
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,304


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 317 (153 now married, 161 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,777 (1,391 now married, 2,392 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 29706 with a mortgage: 1,989 (22 second mortgage, 125 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,368

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $919
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $291

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

20.3%
Whole state:

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

12.0%
Whole state:

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

5.9
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 29706: Poolus Loop Hunt Camp (A), County Farm Industrial Park (B), Wylie Mills (C), Counterman Farm (D), D and D Farms (E), Stephenson Farms (F), Stevens Farms (G), Coyote Creek Farm (H), Sunny Day Farm (I), Logan Farm (J), Hermit Hill Farm (K), Stephensons Turkey Farm (L), Cotton Hills Farms (M), Sloan Farms (N), Miss Swiss Dairy (O), Little Valley Ranch (P), South Chester Fire Department Station 2 (Q), Richburg Fire Department Station 2 (R), Chester City Fire Department Station 2 (S), West Chester Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Chester Mall Shopping Center (1), Chester Plaza Shopping Center (2), Peoples Plaza Shopping Center (3), Saluda Square Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 29706 include: Pleasant View Church (A), Saint Paul Church (B), Sandy River Church (C), Pleasant Grove Church (D), Parkway Baptist Church (E), Orrs Baptist Church (F), Old Wilson Church (G), New Hope Church (H), Armenia Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Benson Cemetery (2), Grant Cemetery (3), Old Purity Cemetery (4), Old Zion Cemetery (5), Chester Memorial Gardens (6), Zion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Chester Reservoir (A), Chester State Park Lake (B), Mountain Lakes - Lower Lake (C), Mountain Lakes - Upper Lake (D), Chester Reservoir (E), Mountain Lakes (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rock Branch (A), Waters Branch (B), Walkers Mill Branch (C), Rainey Branch (D), Rodens Creek (E), Turkey Creek (F), Seeley Creek (G), Susybole Creek (H), Tanyard Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 29706 include: Chester County Fairgrounds (1), Chester Historic District (2), Chester State Park (3), Wylie Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 172014 or later
  • 902010 to 2013
  • 5762000 to 2009
  • 1,4181990 to 1999
  • 1,4881980 to 1989
  • 1,5831970 to 1979
  • 1,0311960 to 1969
  • 1,4201950 to 1959
  • 5651940 to 1949
  • 8231939 or earlier

Zip code 29706 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chester, SC (29706)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chester, SC (29706)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 971 bedroom
  • 1,0722 bedrooms
  • 3,1423 bedrooms
  • 8044 bedrooms
  • 1485+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chester, SC (29706)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chester, SC (29706)
  • 25no bedroom
  • 2241 bedroom
  • 1,1112 bedrooms
  • 8193 bedrooms
  • 364 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, SC (29706) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, SC (29706) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 279no vehicle
  • 1,3381 vehicle
  • 2,2412 vehicles
  • 1,0073 vehicles
  • 3044 vehicles
  • 1375+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, SC (29706) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, SC (29706) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 557no vehicle
  • 9881 vehicle
  • 5112 vehicles
  • 413 vehicles
  • 494 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles

  • Zip code 29706 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 29706 household income distribution in 2017
  • 1,035Less than $10,000
  • 821$10,000 to $14,999
  • 546$15,000 to $19,999
  • 515$20,000 to $24,999
  • 451$25,000 to $29,999
  • 318$30,000 to $34,999
  • 334$35,000 to $39,999
  • 359$40,000 to $44,999
  • 232$45,000 to $49,999
  • 557$50,000 to $59,999
  • 695$60,000 to $74,999
  • 676$75,000 to $99,999
  • 405$100,000 to $124,999
  • 191$125,000 to $149,999
  • 115$150,000 to $199,999
  • 62$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 29706

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 29706
  • 174Less than $10,000
  • 57$10,000 to $14,999
  • 81$15,000 to $19,999
  • 41$20,000 to $24,999
  • 147$25,000 to $29,999
  • 109$30,000 to $34,999
  • 83$35,000 to $39,999
  • 234$40,000 to $49,999
  • 341$50,000 to $59,999
  • 294$60,000 to $69,999
  • 293$70,000 to $79,999
  • 494$80,000 to $89,999
  • 310$90,000 to $99,999
  • 451$100,000 to $124,999
  • 312$125,000 to $149,999
  • 449$150,000 to $174,999
  • 243$175,000 to $199,999
  • 271$200,000 to $249,999
  • 161$250,000 to $299,999
  • 85$300,000 to $399,999
  • 44$400,000 to $499,999
  • 44$500,000 to $749,999
  • 32$750,000 to $999,999
  • 8$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 29706

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 29706
  • 29Less than $100
  • 85$100 to $149
  • 59$150 to $199
  • 127$200 to $249
  • 74$250 to $299
  • 115$300 to $349
  • 140$350 to $399
  • 386$400 to $449
  • 217$450 to $499
  • 185$500 to $549
  • 36$550 to $599
  • 119$600 to $649
  • 69$650 to $699
  • 12$700 to $749
  • 6$800 to $899
  • 8$1,000 to $1,249
  • 323No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $614.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $110,434.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $110,684
  • Black or African American householders: $89,301
  • Asian householders: $135,839
  • Some other race householders: $70,749
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $119,174

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,735
29706:

$98,735
South Carolina:

$161,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,924 - $164,189
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 29706
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,425
  • One, attached: 44
  • Two: 289
  • 3 or 4: 290
  • 5 to 9: 389
  • 10 to 19: 76
  • 20 to 49: 11
  • Mobile homes: 1,583
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Unemployment: 8.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29706

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 29706
  • 84.8%6,340Drove a car alone
  • 9.3%692Carpooled
  • 0.4%32Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%10Bicycle
  • 1.6%121Walked
  • 0.8%57Other means
  • 2.8%213Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29706

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 29706
  • 275Less than 5 minutes
  • 9135 to 9 minutes
  • 96310 to 14 minutes
  • 73215 to 19 minutes
  • 69520 to 24 minutes
  • 46525 to 29 minutes
  • 1,09630 to 34 minutes
  • 17835 to 39 minutes
  • 25740 to 44 minutes
  • 1,03445 to 59 minutes
  • 54560 to 89 minutes
  • 8890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 53.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,766
  • In family households: 15,553 (2,151 male householders, 2,415 female householders)
    2,965 spouses, 5,612 children (5,244 natural, 74 adopted, 295 stepchildren), 1,053 grandchildren, 344 brothers or sisters, 248 parents, 258 other relatives, 312 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,214 (1,185 male householders (1,142 living alone)), 1,746 female householders (1,572 living alone)), 272 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 175 (273 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,501 2-persons, 1,123 3-persons, 538 4-persons, 235 5-persons, 141 6-persons, 35 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,715 1-person, 213 2-persons

1,787 married couples with children.
1,328 single-parent households (131 men, 1,197 women).

98.1% of residents of 29706 zip code speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% very well, 15% well, 5% not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% very well, 27% well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% well).

Foreign born population: 152 (0.8%)
(50.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.8%
Whole state:

4.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 16%Honduras
  • 16%Bangladesh
  • 11%Burma
  • 9%Thailand
  • 8%Australia
  • 6%France
  • 6%El Salvador
Most common first ancestries reported in 29706
  • 26%African
  • 22%American
  • 4%Irish
  • 3%Scotch-Irish
  • 2%German
  • 2%English
  • 1%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 442000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 127Before 1990

Zip code 29706 topographic map

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • CHESTER COUNTY HOSPITAL (1 MEDICAL PARK DR in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - ASBESTOS ABATEMENT PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - X-RAY EQUIPMENT, RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - RADIOACTIVE WASTE
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER COUNTY HOSP & NURSING CTR
  • CHESTER SEWER DISTRICT ROCKY CREEK PLANT (BELTLINE ROAD 51274 in CHESTER, SC)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, LABORATORY CERTIFICATION
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CHESTER/ROCKY CREEK PLANT (CONTACT/OWNER) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER METRO ROCKY CREEK, CHESTER/ROCKY CREEK PLANT, CHESTER ROCKY CREEK WWTP
  • COATEX & POLACRYL (547 ECOLOGY LANE in CHESTER, SC)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    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) - AIR PROGRAM, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, X-RAY EQUIPMENT
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: CHEMICALS AND CHEMICAL PREPARATIONS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: JOSEPH GAINES & ASSOCIATES (CONTACT/ENGINEERING/CONSULTING FIRM)
    Alternative names: COATEX L.L.C., COATEX & POLYACRYL LLC, COATEX L.L.C., COATEX LLC
  • GAF MATERIALS CORPORATION (902 OLD RICHBURG ROAD in CHESTER, SC)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM, AIR MAJOR, TRI REPORTER, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: PRESSED AND BLOWN GLASS AND GLASSWARE; GLASS PRODUCTS, MADE OF PURCHASED GLASS
    Business NAICS classification: OTHER PRESSED AND BLOWN GLASS AND GLASSWARE MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: RUST ENVIRONMENT & INFRASTRUCTURE/THOMAS BIANCA (CONTACT/ENGINEERING/CONSULTING FIRM)
    Alternative names: BUILDING MATERIAL MANUFACTURING CORPORATION, GAF CORP
  • CHESTER SPORTSWEAR COMPANY (HWY 72 BY-PASS in CHESTER, 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: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , MEGASTAR APPAREL GROUP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER SPORTSWEAR COMPANY DEACTIVATED
  • BOISE CASCADE CORPORATION (STATE HWY # 9 in CHESTER, 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: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BOISE CASCADE CORP. (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BOISE CASCADE PLYWOOD PLANT
  • CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL (72 BYPASS E in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: CHESTER COUNTY COUNCIL (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER CTY AT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL
  • CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL (JP COCHRAN BYPASS in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, DRINKING WATER PROGRAM
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: CHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL DEACTIVATED
  • CHESTER FT LAWN WTP (PO BOX 550 in CHESTER, SC)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
    Organizations: CHESTER METRO/FT LAWN WTP (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER FT LAWN WATER PLANT, CHESTER METRO/FT LAWN WTP
  • FUEL SYSTEMS LLC (100 INDUSTRIAL PARK BLVD in CHESTER, SC)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - AIR PROGRAM, AIR MAJOR, TRI REPORTER, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE PARTS AND ACCESSORIES
    Alternative names: BORGWARNER AUTOMOTIVE, CAROLINA TANK CORPORATION, FUEL SYSTEMS LLC-CLOSED
  • BARRYS SUNOCO SERVICE STATION (HWY 9 in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CONSOLIDATED ENGRAVERS CORPORATION (712 WILSON ST in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, AIR PROGRAM,
    Business SIC classification: ELECTROPLATING, PLATING, POLISHING, ANODIZING, AND COLORING
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • CAROLINA TIRE CO (374 JA COCHRAN BYPASS in CHESTER, SC)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    STATE MASTER (South Carolina database) - HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Organizations: WOODS HOARD & LEE (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CAROLINA TIRE CO - CHESTER

Zip code 29706 marital status for males
Zip code 29706 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 52.9%Electricity
  • 40.2%Utility gas
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Wood

Population in 1990: 21,920.

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

  • This state: 14,154
  • Northeast: 767
  • Midwest: 453
  • South: 3,086
  • West: 207

66% of the 29706 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 64% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in South Carolina.

95% of the 29706 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Chester, SC (29706)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 99
Here:

5.6%
South Carolina:

9.2%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 46
Here:

4.3%
South Carolina:

8.8%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 69
Here:

11.1%
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 ($)
  • 78,525Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 62,368Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 45,354Management occupations
  • 42,760Business and financial operations occupations
  • 41,790Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 41,071Life, physical, and social science occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • PALMETTO EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE P (116 MAIN STREET in CHESTER, SC) : $68,613 in 4 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    $23,856 with Army for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2004-09-16. Completion date: 2002-09-20.
    $23,275 with Army for Other Administrative Support Services. Signed on 2005-09-15. Completion date: 2006-09-19.
    $21,482 with Army for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2003-05-21. Completion date: 2002-09-20.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2003-05-21. Completion date: 2002-09-20.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (250-499: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 6, 10-19: 3, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (100-249: 1, 1-4: 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:

  • 104 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 187 people in nursing homes
  • 77 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

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

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 29706 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James28169.9 years
William26971.5 years
John24271.1 years
Mary21578.8 years
Robert15570.1 years
Willie11072.7 years
Annie9577.9 years
Thomas8170.8 years
George7073.5 years
Margaret6577.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 29706 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sanders9073.5 years
Grant7277.3 years
Johnson6772.0 years
Brown6672.9 years
Smith6272.4 years
Davis6071.3 years
Carter6073.3 years
Caldwell5468.8 years
Young5469.9 years
Wilkes5074.4 years
Businesses in zip code 29706
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Subway1
CVS1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1
McDonald's1
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