Ruffin, SC 29475 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29475: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ruffin, SC 29475

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 33
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,083
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Colleton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.011, Longitude -80.823
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ruffin, SC 29475 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,351
Daytime Population: Workers 184
Daytime Population: Residents 1,314
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,498
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 2,351
Population in Familes 1,970
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $32,236
Average Household Income $45,329
Per Capita Income $17,835


Total Housing Units 1,095 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 706 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 219 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 170 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $84,555
Average Home Value $116,572


Total Households 925
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 654
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 0.3% 0.03%
Households 0.23% -0.04%
Families 0.06% -0.12%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Ruffin, SC 29475 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29475 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 # 297 25th
Population Density # 323 18th
Diversity Index # 191 52nd
Median Household Income # 329 17th
Per Capita Income # 326 17th

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