Laurens, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,455 housing units in Laurens. This represents a 10.9% growth from 4,017 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,312 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 143 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Laurens is about 59.9%. Laurens's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.7%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Laurens were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom9.10%
Two Bedrooms37.50%
Three Bedrooms44.60%
Four Bedrooms6.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$66,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$42,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$308

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage4%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage41.40%
Debt Free46.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17%