Sumter, SC Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,120 housing units in Sumter.
This represents a 18.1% growth from 13,650 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 15,999 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 121 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Sumter is about 53.3%.
Sumter's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.3%.
Average household size is 2.6 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sumter were built after 1970.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.30%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Median year structure was built||1968|
|Median Value of occupied units||$79,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$52,300|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Median year structure was built||1971|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$314|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.40%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.20%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.2%|