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839 Area Code

State: South Carolina
Major City: Columbia
Timezone: America/New_York
Current Time: 9:23 PM

Top 4 Cities in Area Code 839

City Population
Columbia 560,041
Rock Hill 119,105
Irmo 12,483
Augusta N/A

Top 4 Counties in Area Code 839

County Population
Richmond 474,893
Richland 411,357
Lexington 290,278
York 265,872

Age Distribution

Median age: 35.19

Median age in Area Code 839 is 35.19 years. 12.24% of residents are aged 0-9. 12.71% of residents are aged 10-19. The percentage of residents in their twenties is 18.22. 13.74 % are in their thirties, 12.29% in their fourties, 11.59 % in their fifties, and 10.47 % in their sixties. 5.92 % of residents are in their seventies and 2.89 % are eighty and over.

Demographics

51.53% are female
48.47% are male

48.47% of residents in Area Code 839 are male and 51.53% are female. 40.14% of residents are married and 13.64% are divorced. 40.86% have never been married. 5.35% are widowed. The average size of resident families is 3.18.

Household Income

Median household income: 62,654.93
53.69% have two income earners
26.72% of households earn $100,000+

Median household income in Area Code 839 is $62,654.93 with 53.69% of families having two income earners. 26.72% of households earn at least $100,000. 4.55% of households have an income under $5,000, 4.01% from $5,000-$10,000, 4.71% from $10,000-$15,000, 4.75% from $15,000-$20,000, 4.12% from $20,000-$25,000, 8.74% from $25,000-$35,000, 13.67% from $35,000-$50,000, 16.26% from $50,000-$75,000, 12.47% from $75,000-$100,000, 13.55% from $100,000-$150,000 and 13.18% over $150,000. The median income of individuals is $33,088.45.

Home Ownership and Rents

Median home value: $197,045.69
Median rent: $1,108.95
Rent burden: 35.31%

56.45% of households in Area Code 839 own (rather than rent) their residence. The median value of those homes is $197,045.69. The median rent paid by renters is $1,108.95 or 35.31% of the median renter's household income.

Education

44.56% have a Science and Engineering degree

9.14% of residents in Area Code 839 have less than a high school education. 21.73% have a high school diploma but no more. 30.09% of residents have some college but no more. 22.82% have a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) but no more. 16.23% have a graduate degree. 44.56% have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science and Engineering (or related) field.

Employment

23.85 minutes of commute time

65.45% of residents in Area Code 839 16 and older are in the labor force. 6.22% of residents are unemployed. The median commute time of resident workers in Area Code 839 is 23.85 minutes.

Races

4.49% report being Hispanic

53.65% of residents in Area Code 839 report their race as White. 37.50% report their race as Black or African American. 3.33% report their race as Asian. 0.86% report their race as American Indian and Alaska Native. 0.05% report their race as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. 1.36% report their race as Some other race. 3.24% report their race as Two or more races. 4.49% report being Hispanic. Note: Hispanic is considered to be an ethnicity and not a race.

Other Statistics

12.13% report a disability
1.40% speak limited English
8.96% have no health insurance
8.23% are veterans

12.13% of residents in Area Code 839 report a disability. 1.40% of residents only speak limited English. 8.96% of residents report not having health insurance. 8.23% of residents are veterans.

Prefixes in Area Code 839

Prefix City
(839) 200- Columbia
(839) 201- Columbia
(839) 202- Columbia
(839) 203-
(839) 204- Columbia
(839) 205- Columbia
(839) 206- Irmo
(839) 207- Columbia
(839) 208- Columbia
(839) 209- Augusta
(839) 210- Columbia
(839) 211-
(839) 212- Columbia
(839) 213- Columbia
(839) 214- Rock Hill
(839) 215- Columbia
(839) 216- Augusta
(839) 217- Columbia
(839) 222-
(839) 226- Columbia
(839) 227- Columbia
(839) 264- Columbia
(839) 266- Columbia
(839) 267- Columbia
(839) 272- Columbia
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(839) 277-
(839) 278- Columbia
(839) 300- Columbia
(839) 311-
(839) 333- Columbia
(839) 356- Columbia
(839) 388- Rock Hill
(839) 399- Columbia
(839) 400-
(839) 411-
(839) 432- Columbia
(839) 444- Columbia
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