Nichols, SC 29581 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29581: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Nichols, SC 29581

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 59
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,793
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Horry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.228, Longitude -79.148
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 29581 has segments in 3 Counties (Dillon, Horry, Marion).

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Nichols, SC 29581 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,949
Population in Households 4,949
Population in Familes 4,066
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 51
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,014
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 1,337
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,441 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,459 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 555 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 427 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $84,988
Average Home Value $107,591
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $28,959
Average Household Income $42,157
Per Capita Income $17,156
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.76% 0.76%
Households 0.96% 0.78%
Families 0.66% 0.65%
Median Household Income   3.12%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.

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Nichols, SC 29581 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29581 to the other 386 ZIP Codes in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 223 42nd
Population Density1 # 313 19th
Diversity Index2 # 186 52nd
Median Household Income # 334 14th
Per Capita Income # 285 26th

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