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
  • County: Chesterfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.704, Longitude -80.207
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 30
  • PO Box Addresses: 134
  • Residential Addresses: 729
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 729

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

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Ruby, SC 29741 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,254
Daytime Population: Workers 203
Daytime Population: Residents 718
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 921
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 1,235
Population in Familes 1,005
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $37,008
Average Household Income $46,903
Per Capita Income $19,417


Total Housing Units 747 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 404 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 108 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 235 (31.5%)
Median Home Value $72,881
Average Home Value $97,030


Total Households 512
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 336
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 -2.14% -1.18%
Households -2.16% -1.2%
Families -2.38% -1.28%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.61%

Ruby, SC 29741 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29741 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 # 340 14th
Population Density # 277 30th
Diversity Index # 298 25th
Median Household Income # 257 35th
Per Capita Income # 268 32nd

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