Rock Hill, SC 29730 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29730: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rock Hill, SC 29730

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,613
  • Single Family Addresses: 20,618
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,864
  • County: York County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.929, Longitude -81.023
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 29730 has segments in 2 Counties (Chester, York).

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Rock Hill, SC 29730 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 56,700
Population in Households 54,239
Population in Familes 43,116
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,461
Population Density1 487
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 21,312
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 14,019
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 23,865 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,151 (50.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,161 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,553 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $133,313
Average Home Value $155,695


Median Household Income $39,253
Average Household Income $53,655
Per Capita Income $20,528
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.76% 1.19%
Households 0.8% 1.24%
Families 0.55% 1.08%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   1.76%
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.

Rock Hill, SC 29730 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29730 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 # 5 99th
Population Density1 # 89 78th
Diversity Index2 # 40 90th
Median Household Income # 187 53rd
Per Capita Income # 198 50th

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