South Carolina Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,753,670 housing units in South Carolina.
This represents a 23.1% from 1,424,155 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,073,283 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 680,387 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in South Carolina is about 72.2%.
South Carolina's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.5%.
Average household size is 2.53 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Carolina were built after 1978.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.1%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Median year structure was built||1979|
|Median Value of occupied units||$94,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$81,300|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Median year structure was built||1975|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$446|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||8.8%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||17.5%|
Cities & Towns