29554 ZIP Code Profile, Map, Data & Demographics

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Hemingway, SC | Stuckey, SC

ZIP Code 29554: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hemingway, SC 29554

Not Acceptable, USPS
Stuckey, SC 29554

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Williamsburg County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.739, Longitude -79.448
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 29554 has segments in 3 Counties (Florence, Georgetown, Williamsburg).

  • Businesses Addresses: 278
  • PO Box Addresses: 592
  • Residential Addresses: 3,731
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 88
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,643

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: July 1, 2023, Maps updated: May 3, 2023.


Hemingway, SC 29554 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2023)


Total Population 7,967 (100%)
Population in Households 7,967 (100.0%)
Population in Families 6,801 (85.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 41
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $41,543
Average Household Income $56,308
% of Income for Mortgage4 13%
Per Capita Income $24,002
Wealth Index5 39
Socioeconomic Status Index6 Low (41.9)


Total HU (Housing Units) 4,094 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,786 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 610 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 698 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $89,397
Average Home Value $176,875
Housing Affordability Index3 196


Total Households 3,396
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,345
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.
  6. The Socioeconomic Index ranges from zero (lowest relative status) to 100 (highest relative status). This measure quantifies disparities in social position of an area's inhabitants and is built from a broad range of demographic, housing, and socioeconomic inputs. More information on this measure can be found in Esri's SEI tutorial.


2020-2023 2023-2028
Population -0.60% -0.62%
Households -0.48% -0.27%
Families   -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
Owner Occupied HU   0.04%

Hemingway, SC 29554 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29554 to the other 398 ZIP Codes in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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 # 183 54th
Population Density # 287 28th
Median Household Income # 304 24th
Housing Affordability Index # 345 87th
Per Capita Income # 318 20th
Diversity Index # 181 54th

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