Ruby, SC 29741 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29741: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ruby, SC 29741

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 31
  • Single Family Addresses: 735
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Chesterfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.704, Longitude -80.207
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ruby, SC 29741 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,418
Population in Households 1,398
Population in Familes 1,139
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 57
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 579
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 381
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 732 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 450 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 129 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 153 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $70,614
Average Home Value $98,722


Median Household Income $38,366
Average Household Income $47,515
Per Capita Income $19,653
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.27% -0.28%
Households -0.14% -0.14%
Families -0.33% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.45%
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.

Ruby, SC 29741 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29741 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 # 335 15th
Population Density1 # 251 37th
Diversity Index2 # 299 24th
Median Household Income # 200 49th
Per Capita Income # 224 43rd

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