Fairfax, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 936 housing units in Fairfax. This represents a 2.9% growth from 910 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 735 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 201 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fairfax is about 65%. Fairfax's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.1%. Average household size is 2.46 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fairfax were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.20%
One Bedroom9.30%
Two Bedrooms20.50%
Three Bedrooms56.10%
Four Bedrooms5.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$51,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$214

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage35.90%
Debt Free56.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%