Chester County, South Carolina Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Chester County, South Carolina

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Chester County has 14,701 total housing units. This is an increase of 327 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,374 total housing units. It's an increase of 2,408 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,293 total units. Chester County saw an increase of 2,081 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 14,701 total housing units, 87.59% are occupied units, and 12.41% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 12,876 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,880 occupied units. It's an increase of 1,428 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,448 occupied home units. Chester County saw an increase of 1,432 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 12,876 occupied housing units, 44.4% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 25.73% are renter occupied units, and 30.23% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 3,313 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 526 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,787 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 613 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,700 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 87 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 5,670 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Chester County has 3,893 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Chester County has 1,825 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 331 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,494 vacant home units. It's an increase of 980 units since the year 1990 when it had 845 vacant units. Chester County saw an increase of 649 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chester County's 1,825 vacant housing units, 17.59% are for rent housing units, 1.59% are rented - but not occupied home units, 11.23% are for sale homes, 3.78% are sold - but not occupied homes, 15.56% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 50.25% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 321 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 39 units since the year 2000 when it had 282 for rent homes. It's an increase of 64 units since the year 1990 when it had 257 for rent units. There was an increase of 25 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Chester County has 29 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -126 units since the year 2000 when it had 155 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Chester County has 205 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 51 units since the year 2000 when it had 154 for sale units. It's an increase of 71 units since the year 1990 when it had 134 for sale homes. Chester County saw an increase of 20 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 69 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 284 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 78 units since the year 2000 when it had 206 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 173 units since the year 1990 when it had 111 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 95 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -2 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers homes. Chester County saw an increase of 1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Chester County has 917 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 223 units since the year 2000 when it had 694 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 700 units since the year 1990 when it had 217 listed as vacant other units. Chester County saw an increase of 477 units between 1990 and 2000.