Sylvester, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,536 housing units in Sylvester. This represents a 18.6% growth from 2,139 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,409 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 127 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sylvester is about 58.1%. Sylvester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.1%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sylvester were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom14.40%
Two Bedrooms28%
Three Bedrooms46.70%
Four Bedrooms8.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$64,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$103,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$297

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.60%
Home Equity Loan3.10%
Simple Mortgage50.30%
Debt Free38.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%