Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29487: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487

Acceptable Alternative
Wadmalaw Is, SC 29487

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 50
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,176
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Charleston County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.653, Longitude -80.187
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,803
Population in Households 2,803
Population in Familes 2,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 55
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,139
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 808
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 965 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 174 (12.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 233 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $334,906
Average Home Value $494,767
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,324
Average Household Income $68,431
Per Capita Income $27,807
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.85%
Households 0.57% 0.91%
Families 0.36% 0.78%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.

Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29487 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 # 277 30th
Population Density1 # 235 40th
Diversity Index2 # 102 74th
Median Household Income # 113 72nd
Per Capita Income # 68 83rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.