Sumter Real Estate Market Overview

Could Sumter, SC be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Sumter. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Sumter such as Dalzell and... Manning. When you’re ready, Trulia has 568 resale and new homes in Sumter lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$144,900

Median Sales Price

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$78

Price Per Sqft

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$1,100

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Sumter show a -1% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -3% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Sumter for May 24 to Aug 23 was $144,900 based on 237 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Sumter was $78, an increase of 1% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Sumter for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,100.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Sumter can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Crime data for the past year is not available at this location.


Best Schools in Sumter

There are 56 schools in Sumter.

Elementary Schools
5

Shaw Heights Elementary

Public, 2-3

5

Shaw Heights Elementary

Public, 2-3

4

Millwood Elementary

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
5

Hillcrest Middle

Public, 6-8

5

Hillcrest Middle

Public, 6-8

4

Alice Drive Middle

Public, 6-8

High Schools
3

Crestwood High

Public, 9-12

3

Crestwood High

Public, 9-12

2

Sumter High

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Sumter by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
32%
Single residents
Home owners
67%
Home owners
Median age
39
Median age
Household income
$37,550
Median household income
College educated
22%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Sumter commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
99% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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