South Sumter, SC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,396 housing units in South Sumter. This represents a 4.8% decline from 1,467 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,396 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Sumter is about 71.5%. South Sumter's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.8%. Average household size is 2.8 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Sumter were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom4.90%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms53.40%
Four Bedrooms13.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.87
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$47,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$300

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan1.40%
Simple Mortgage35.50%
Debt Free58.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.7%