Orangeburg, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,176 housing units in Orangeburg. This represents a 7.9% growth from 4,798 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,164 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 12 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Orangeburg is about 53.3%. Orangeburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.5%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Orangeburg were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom12.80%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$76,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$456

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan5.30%
Simple Mortgage43.50%
Debt Free43.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.2%