Berea, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,955 housing units in Berea. This represents a 5.8% growth from 5,629 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,923 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 32 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Berea is about 62.1%. Berea's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Berea were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms48.70%
Four Bedrooms4.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$85,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$454

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage48.60%
Debt Free36%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%