Lamar, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 452 housing units in Lamar. This represents a 3.6% decline from 469 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 452 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lamar is about 82.5%. Lamar's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lamar were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom4%
Two Bedrooms29.90%
Three Bedrooms52.90%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$63,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$288

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.40%
Home Equity Loan3.20%
Simple Mortgage36.70%
Debt Free57.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%