Income Statistics for South Carolina by ZIP Code

Instantly find and download income and demographic statistics for South Carolina by zip code.

Search a South Carolina ZIP code to view income statistics and demographic data, or read more about South Carolina demographics below.


10 Richest South Carolina ZIP Codes

The table below ranks the richest South Carolina ZIP codes based on the mean income. We use the most recent Census data for areas with a population of at least 500 people and a reasonable margin of error.

Rank ZIP Code County Mean Income
1 29482 Charleston County $244,808.00
2 29451 Charleston County $177,402.00
3 29401 Charleston County $162,945.00
4 29492 Berkeley County $151,880.00
5 29466 Charleston County $150,105.00
6 29928 Beaufort County $145,734.00
7 29708 York County $134,594.00
8 29685 Pickens County $132,399.00
9 29676 Oconee County $125,883.00
10 29464 Charleston County $125,802.00

To find the richest zip codes in South Carolina, we look up the most recent income and demographic statistics from the US Census Bureau. Next, we exclude any zip codes that have a population fewer than 500 people and exclude zip codes with a margin of error greater than 50% of the estimate.

We do this to try and make the data less likely to be skewed by outliers with very small areas or estimates that are not very accurate.

To view more details on any of the South Carolina zip codes, click the links in the table above.

South Carolina Income Statistics

The income statistics for South Carolina below are in 2019 inflation adjusted dollars, from the American Community Survey (ACS) 2019 5-year estimates.

  • Median Household Income: $53,199.00
  • Average Household Income: $73,520.00
  • Per Capita Income: $29,426.00
  • 4.62% of households in South Carolina are classed as high income households (making $200,000+ per year)

South Carolina Median Household Income by Age of Householder

Householder Age South Carolina Median Household Income
Householder under 25 $28,930.00
Householder 25 to 44 $57,666.00
Householder 45 to 64 $62,050.00
Householder 65 and over $42,801.00

South Carolina Household Earnings Tiers

The chart below shows the number of households in South Carolina for each income tier listed, as well as the percentage of households that are in that income bracket.

The income tier earnings data can be very useful to analyze the distribution of income by household in South Carolina.


Instant Access to All South Carolina Income and Demographic Data by Zip

If you need full income and demographics data for South Carolina, you can instantly download and access that data below for all South Carolina zip codes with over 350 different data points to work with.