Bluffton, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 542 housing units in Bluffton. This represents a 81.3% growth from 299 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 439 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 103 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bluffton is about 83.5%. Bluffton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.72 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom4.10%
Two Bedrooms21.40%
Three Bedrooms60.10%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1986
Median Value of occupied units$155,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1973

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.30%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage62.20%
Debt Free20.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.8%