Lexington, SC 29072 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29072: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lexington, SC 29072

Not Acceptable, USPS
Barr, SC 29072
Edmund, SC 29072
Macedon, SC 29072
Red Bank, SC 29072

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lexington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.98, Longitude -81.261
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,672
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 23,971
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,853
    • Single Family Addresses: 21,118

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Lexington, SC 29072 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 58,840
Daytime Population: Workers 27,175
Daytime Population: Residents 27,929
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 55,104
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 57,494
Population in Familes 49,007
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,346
Population Density2 859
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $76,946
Average Household Income $97,013
Per Capita Income $37,014


Total Housing Units 23,927 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,989 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,097 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,841 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $225,975
Average Home Value $272,235


Total Households 22,086
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 15,776
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 2.4% 2.04%
Households 2.29% 1.98%
Families 2.14% 1.88%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Lexington, SC 29072 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29072 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 # 3 99th
Population Density # 61 85th
Diversity Index # 337 15th
Median Household Income # 12 97th
Per Capita Income # 27 93rd

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