Newport, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,458 housing units in Newport.

Of those housing units, 1,169 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 289 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Newport is about 91.6%. Newport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.5%. Average household size is 2.93 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Newport were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom0.60%
Two Bedrooms9%
Three Bedrooms67.40%
Four Bedrooms20.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$141,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.07
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage17.60%
Home Equity Loan18.30%
Simple Mortgage51%
Debt Free13.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%