29720 is the zip code for

Lancaster, SC

Also in this location:
Elgin, SC
Springdale, SC
Irwin, SC

Total population
46,041
Housing units
19,646
Land area
(sq. miles)
283.69
Density
(people per sq. mile)
162.29
Water area
(sq. miles)
4.13

Demographic data for zip code 29720

Gender:

Male
22,147
Female
23,894
Median age
Male
37.50
Female
40.30
Gender

Households:

Total households
17,876
Family households
12,563
Nonfamily households
5,313
Average household size
2.54
Average family size
3.02
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
19,646
Occupied housing units
17,876
Owner-occupied
12,398
Renter-occupied
5,478
Vacant housing units
1,770
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
3,177
5 to 9 years
2,920
10 to 14 years
3,084
15 to 19 years
3,278
20 to 24 years
2,878
25 to 34 years
5,247
35 to 44 years
6,267
45 to 54 years
6,678
55 to 59 years
3,071
60 to 64 years
2,850
65 to 74 years
3,771
75 to 84 years
2,032
85 years and over
788
Median age
39.00
Age

Race:

White
29,566
Hispanic or Latino
2,131
Black or African American
13,522
Asian
188
American Indian & Alaska Native
106
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
7
Other (One Race)
66
Two or More Races
455
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 29720

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
36,329
Civilian labor force
21,844
Employed
18,759
Unemployed
3,085
Armed Forces
2
Not in labor force
14,483
Percent Unemployed
14.1%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
18,201
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
15,309
Carpooled
2,072
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
7
Walked
84
Other means
364
Worked at home
365
Mean travel time
26.1 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,759
Management / business / science / arts
4,204
Service
2,586
Sales / office
5,532
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
2,416
Production / transportation / material moving
4,021
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,759
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
252
Construction
1,429
Manufacturing
3,790
Wholesale trade
565
Retail trade
2,703
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
831
Information
295
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
1,207
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
1,472
Educational services / health care / social assistance
3,520
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
1,264
Public administration
387
Other services
1,044
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,759
Private wage & salary workers
15,632
Government workers
2,269
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
851
Unpaid family workers
7
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
17,761
Less than $10,000
2,322
$10,000 to $14,999
1,504
$15,000 to $24,999
2,485
$25,000 to $34,999
2,412
$35,000 to $49,999
2,851
$50,000 to $74,999
3,135
$75,000 to $99,999
1,608
$100,000 to $149,999
1,094
$150,000 to $199,999
200
$200,000 or more
150
Median household income
$35,559
Mean household income
$45,207
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
23.5%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 29720

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
A.r. Rucker Middle
610 E Meeting Street
(803) 416-85555322939.2
Brooklyn Springs El
1637 Billings Dr
(803) 283-84715743939.0
Buford El
1906 N. Rocky River Rd
(803) 286-002690531012.3
Buford High
4290 Tabernacle Road
(803) 286-706855615010.7
Buford Middle
1890 N. Rocky River Rd
(803) 285-847346314511.9
Clinton El
110 Clinton School Rd
(803) 285-53953872847.2
Erwin El
1477 Locustwood Ave
(803) 285-84844272738.7
Lancaster Hi
617 Normandy Road
(803) 283-20011,74382611.1
Mcdonald Green El
2763 Lynwood Dr
(803) 285-741650219611.7
North Elem
Roddey Drive
(803) 283-991862526610.4
South Middle
1551 Billings Dr
(803) 283-84167293819.9
Southside
500 Hampton Road
(803) 283-39151411020.0

Public libraries around Lancaster, SC

NameAddress
Lancaster County Library System
WWW.LANCLIB.ORG
313 S. White St.
Lancaster, SC 29720

Universities and Colleges around 29720

NameAddressPhone
Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service - 4-H Youth Program107 South French Street
Lancaster, SC 29720
(803) 283-3349

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 29720

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Chester County Hosp & Nrsg Ctr
www.chospital.org
1 Medical Park Drive
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-9400154
Springs Memorial Hospital800 West Meeting Street
Lancaster, SC 29720
(803) 286-1214209
Piedmont Healthcare System
www.tenethealth.com
222 Herlong Avenue
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(803) 329-1234276

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 29720

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
Jameson Inn Lancaster114 Commerce Blvd
Lancaster, SC 29720
617071
Super 8 Lancaster1201 Highway 9 Byp W
Lancaster, SC 29720
605065
TRAVELODGE LANCASTER1100 North Main Street
LANCASTER, SC 29720
454150

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 29720

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Applebee's Neighborhood Grill1268 Hwy 9 Bypass
Lancaster, SC 29720
American, Barbecue, Cajun, Hamburgers, International, Ribs, Steaks803-286-7778
Arby's920 N Main St
Lancaster, SC 29720
American, Fast Food, Sandwiches803-283-6869
Burger King1103 N Main St
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food, Hamburgers803-285-6336
Domino's PizzaHighway 9 Byp
Lancaster, SC 29720
Pizza803-285-4313
KFC1263 Great Falls Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food803-285-1569
KFC582 Lancaster Byp E
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food803-285-1656
McDonald's316 Lancaster Byp E
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches803-283-3335
Papa John's759 Hwy 9 Bypass W
Lancaster, SC 29720
Pizza803-313-9000
Pizza Hut1100 Highway 9 Byp W
Lancaster, SC 29720
Italian, Pizza803-285-8436
Subway Sandwiches & Salads1732 Airport Rd
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches803-285-6335
Subway Sandwiches & Salads1133 Highway 9 Byp W # D
Lancaster, SC 29720
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches803-285-6669
Waffle House1300 Highway 9 Byp W
Lancaster, SC 29720
American803-283-1886
Wendy's980 N Main St
Lancaster, SC 29720
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Salads803-286-9695

Crime rates

Crime rates in Elgin, SC:

Total
56
Violent Crime
4
Murder & Manslaughter
0
Forcible Rape
1
Robbery
0
Aggravated Assault
3
Property Crime
52
Burglary
6
Larceny & Theft
45
Motor Vehicle Theft
1
Arson
0
Elgin, SC

Crime rates in Lancaster, SC:

Total
899
Violent Crime
166
Murder & Manslaughter
1
Forcible Rape
7
Robbery
23
Aggravated Assault
135
Property Crime
733
Burglary
207
Larceny & Theft
484
Motor Vehicle Theft
42
Arson
2
Lancaster, SC

Crime rates in Springdale, SC:

Total
109
Violent Crime
10
Murder & Manslaughter
0
Forcible Rape
0
Robbery
4
Aggravated Assault
6
Property Crime
99
Burglary
15
Larceny & Theft
79
Motor Vehicle Theft
5
Arson
0
Springdale, SC

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South Carolina, Palmetto State, SC; a state in the Deep South - one of the original 13 colonies

South Carolina is a state in the southern region (Deep South) of the United States. It borders Georgia to the south and North Carolina to the north. Originally part of the Province of Carolina, the Province of South Carolina was one of the 13 colonies that declared independence from the British Crown during the American Revolution. The colony was originally named in honor of King Charles I of England, Scotland, and Ireland, as Carolus is Latin for Charles. South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union and was a founding state of the Confederate States of America. According to an estimate by the United States Census Bureau, the state's population in 2008 was 4,479,800 and ranked 24th among the U.S. states.


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