Southport, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,308 housing units in Southport. This represents a 12.2% growth from 1,166 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,308 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Southport is about 68.2%. Southport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.1%. Average household size is 2.08 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Southport were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom9.60%
Two Bedrooms33%
Three Bedrooms44.70%
Four Bedrooms10.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$126,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$93,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.65
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$760

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage50.70%
Debt Free36.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.6%