Sumter, SC 29154 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29154: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sumter, SC 29154

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 292
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,660
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 230
  • County: Sumter County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.897, Longitude -80.419
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sumter, SC 29154 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,601
Population in Households 28,285
Population in Familes 24,175
Population in Group Qrtrs 316
Population Density1 354
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 10,848
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 7,966
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,791 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,057 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,256 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $125,836
Average Home Value $138,891


Median Household Income $49,296
Average Household Income $60,200
Per Capita Income $23,122
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.24%
Households 0.43% 0.31%
Families 0.3% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Sumter, SC 29154 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29154 to the other 393 ZIP Codes in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 58 85th
Population Density1 # 106 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 83 80th
Median Household Income # 86 78th
Per Capita Income # 129 67th

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