Greenville, SC 29601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greenville, SC 29601

Not Acceptable, USPS
Gville, SC 29601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,571
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,208
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,512
  • County: Greenville County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.851, Longitude -82.404
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Greenville, SC 29601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,107
Population in Households 9,193
Population in Familes 5,652
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,914
Population Density1 2,532
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 4,918
Average Household Size 1.87
Family Households 2,014
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,011 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,880 (31.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,038 (50.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,093 (18.2%)
Median Home Value $272,180
Average Home Value $361,822


Median Household Income $32,539
Average Household Income $60,994
Per Capita Income $31,366
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.59% 1.64%
Households 1.74% 1.86%
Families 1.25% 1.58%
Median Household Income   0.25%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.

Greenville, SC 29601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29601 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 # 155 61st
Population Density1 # 11 97th
Diversity Index2 # 43 89th
Median Household Income # 305 23rd
Per Capita Income # 39 90th

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