Columbia, SC Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 46,050 housing units in Columbia.
This represents a 24.7% growth from 36,928 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 46,004 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 46 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Columbia is about 45.5%.
Columbia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.6%.
Average household size is 2.21 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Columbia were built after 1964.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.70%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Median year structure was built||1959|
|Median Value of occupied units||$98,500|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$84,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$462|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||9.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.2%|