Socastee, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,291 housing units in Socastee. This represents a 50.5% growth from 4,179 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,567 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 724 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Socastee is about 72.4%. Socastee's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.1%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Socastee were built after 1988.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom8.20%
Two Bedrooms24.70%
Three Bedrooms57.50%
Four Bedrooms6.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1988
Median Value of occupied units$109,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$110,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1988
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$598

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage12.40%
Home Equity Loan13.50%
Simple Mortgage54.30%
Debt Free19.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%