North Augusta, SC 29860 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 29860: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
North Augusta, SC 29860

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 146
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,882
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 46
  • County: Edgefield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.502, Longitude -81.963
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 29860 has segments in 2 Counties (Aiken, Edgefield).

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North Augusta, SC 29860 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 15,493
Population in Households 15,323
Population in Familes 13,369
Population in Group Qrtrs 170
Population Density1 271
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 5,842
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 4,392
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,239 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,843 (77.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 999 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 397 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $182,367
Average Home Value $212,095


Median Household Income $64,874
Average Household Income $77,500
Per Capita Income $29,511
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.97% 0.77%
Households 1.07% 0.85%
Families 0.89% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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.

North Augusta, SC 29860 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29860 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 # 120 70th
Population Density1 # 119 70th
Diversity Index2 # 291 26th
Median Household Income # 22 95th
Per Capita Income # 51 87th

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