Cheraw, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,586 housing units in Cheraw. This represents a 12% growth from 2,309 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,578 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 8 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cheraw is about 55.6%. Cheraw's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cheraw were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom9%
Two Bedrooms31.10%
Three Bedrooms45.90%
Four Bedrooms10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$66,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$34,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$316

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage40.80%
Debt Free45.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%