Charleston, SC 29407 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29407: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Charleston, SC 29407

Not Acceptable, USPS
Chas, SC 29407
Saint Andrews, SC 29407
St Andrews, SC 29407

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,864
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,527
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,936
  • County: Charleston County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.8, Longitude -80.011
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Charleston, SC 29407 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,418
Daytime Population: Workers 22,944
Daytime Population: Residents 18,594
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 41,538
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 38,309
Population in Familes 26,788
Population in Group Qrtrs 109
Population Density2 2,425
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $50,082
Average Household Income $71,040
Per Capita Income $32,681


Total Housing Units 19,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,356 (48.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,279 (43.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,579 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $241,283
Average Home Value $289,787


Total Households 17,635
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 9,352
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.32% 1.49%
Households 1.35% 1.52%
Families 1.0% 1.29%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.64%

Charleston, SC 29407 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29407 to the other 395 ZIP Codes in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 28 93rd
Population Density # 12 97th
Diversity Index # 117 71st
Median Household Income # 106 73rd
Per Capita Income # 44 89th

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