Pickens, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,421 housing units in Pickens. This represents a 3.2% growth from 1,377 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,406 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 15 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pickens is about 57.1%. Pickens's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.3%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pickens were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom17.80%
Two Bedrooms37%
Three Bedrooms38.40%
Four Bedrooms4.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$71,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$358

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan3.20%
Simple Mortgage38%
Debt Free53%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%