Gaffney, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,886 housing units in Gaffney. This represents a 8% growth from 5,450 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,862 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 24 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gaffney is about 60%. Gaffney's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.8%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gaffney were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom13.40%
Two Bedrooms33.50%
Three Bedrooms40.40%
Four Bedrooms8.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$71,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$73,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$299

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage49.30%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%