Salem, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 70 housing units in Salem. This represents a 23.9% decline from 92 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 70 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Salem is about 54.7%. Salem's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 24.3%. Average household size is 2.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Salem were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom5.70%
Two Bedrooms52.90%
Three Bedrooms41.40%
Four Bedrooms0%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$92,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$190

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan16.70%
Simple Mortgage29.20%
Debt Free54.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17%