Beaufort County, South Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Beaufort County, South Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 93,023 total housing units. This is an increase of 32,514 units since the year 2000 when it had 60,509 total housing units. It's an increase of 47,042 units since the year 1990 when it had 45,981 total housing units. There was an increase of 14,528 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 93,023 total housing units, 69.82% are occupied units, and 30.18% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Beaufort County has 64,945 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 19,413 units since the year 2000 when it had 45,532 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 34,233 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,712 occupied home units. There was an increase of 14,820 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Beaufort County's 64,945 occupied housing units, 47.59% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 29.37% are renter occupied housing units, and 23.4% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 19,077 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,883 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,194 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 8,306 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,771 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 1,423 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 30,906 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 14,962 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Beaufort County has 28,078 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 13,101 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,977 vacant home units. It's an increase of 12,809 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,269 vacant units. Beaufort County saw a decrease of -292 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 28,078 vacant housing units, 30.44% are for rent home units, 0.8% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 7% are for sale homes, 1% are sold - but not occupied units, 53.7% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.12% are for migrant workers home units, and 7.56% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 8,548 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 5,646 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,902 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 2,372 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,176 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -3,274 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Beaufort County has 224 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -295 units since the year 2000 when it had 519 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,965 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,427 units since the year 2000 when it had 538 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 1,223 units since the year 1990 when it had 742 for sale units. Beaufort County saw a decrease of -204 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 282 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 14,902 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 5,289 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,613 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 8,300 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,602 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 3,011 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Beaufort County has 34 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 12 units since the year 2000 when it had 22 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 28 units since the year 1990 when it had 6 for migrant workers units. Beaufort County saw an increase of 16 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 2,123 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 740 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,383 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 817 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,306 listed as vacant other home units. Beaufort County saw an increase of 77 units between 1990 and 2000.