Marion, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,069 housing units in Marion. This represents a 2.9% growth from 2,982 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,056 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 13 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Marion is about 58.3%. Marion's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom9.60%
Two Bedrooms25.40%
Three Bedrooms50.30%
Four Bedrooms11.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$58,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$271

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.20%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan3.20%
Simple Mortgage42.20%
Debt Free49%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%