Greenville, SC 29609 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29609: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Greenville, SC 29609

Not Acceptable, USPS
Gville, SC 29609

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,167
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,967
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 724
  • County: Greenville County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.898, Longitude -82.398
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Greenville, SC 29609 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 33,435
Daytime Population: Workers 13,564
Daytime Population: Residents 17,440
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 31,004
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 31,118
Population in Familes 24,040
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,317
Population Density2 1,288
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $42,562
Average Household Income $65,220
Per Capita Income $25,977


Total Housing Units 14,251 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,056 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,800 (33.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,395 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $174,582
Average Home Value $229,338


Total Households 12,856
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 7,920
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 1.33% 1.35%
Households 1.4% 1.43%
Families 1.16% 1.28%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Greenville, SC 29609 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29609 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 # 39 90th
Population Density # 39 90th
Diversity Index # 193 52nd
Median Household Income # 170 57th
Per Capita Income # 98 75th

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