Real Estate Market Update for 29212 (Columbia, SC)
Welcome to November's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was stable from one year earlier, and did not change from the previous month. … indicating virtually no change in the local inventory levels. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 100%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 60-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 100% year-over-year, and increased 100% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for 29212 (Columbia, SC)
Area Information for 29212 (Columbia, SC)
  • Population: 30,276
  • Median Age: 40.62 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,340/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 5.77%
  • Closest Airport: Columbia Metropolitan
  • Closest College: Columbia International University
  • Closest Jr. College: Midlands Technical Cllg-airport Campus
  • Median Household Income: $65,458
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $135,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Charlotte Knights (aaa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 12.14%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 29212 (Columbia, SC)
Median Age: 40.62 Married: 46% Number of Households: 12,474 Households with Children: 3,780
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 29212 (Columbia, SC)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Nursery Road Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 5
      Crossroads Middle School 0.9 mi Public 6-6 4 4
      Irmo Middle School 1.0 mi Public 7-8 3-5 4
      Irmo High School 1.3 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Mc Gregor Presbyterian Preschool And Kindergarten 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Harbison West Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      New Heights School 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Birchwood High School 3.9 mi Public 4-12 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
      Local Weather for 29212 (Columbia, SC)
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.