Real Estate Market Update for Sumter, SC
Map Information for Sumter, SC
Area Information for Sumter, SC
  • Population: 40,986
  • Median Age: 33.23 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.02 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,277/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -2.65%
  • Closest Airport: Columbia Metropolitan
  • Closest College: University Of South Carolina-sumter
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Carolina Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $36,438
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14.75%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.99 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $139,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Panthers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 13%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Sumter, SC
Median Age: 33.23 Married: 25% Number of Households: 16,456 Households with Children: 5,976
Community:
    • 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 Sumter, SC

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Lemira Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      William Thomas Academy 1.0 mi Private K-12 0 5
      St. Anne Catholic School 1.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Berea Junior Academy 1.6 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Crosswell Park Early Childhood Center 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Crosswell Drive Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Sumter Academy 2.0 mi Private 5-12 0 3
      Grace Baptist Christian School 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Wilder Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Sumter Lee Co Adult Education 2.5 mi Public - 0 0
      Sumter Adult Literacy Center 2.5 mi Public - 0 0
      Bates Middle School 2.6 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      Chestnut Oaks Middle School 2.6 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      St. Francis Xavier High School 2.6 mi Catholic 9-12 0 5
      Willow Drive Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 3
      Crestwood High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Kingsbury Road Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Alice Drive Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      Alice Drive Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Millwood Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      St. James Lutheran School 4.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Sumter High School 4.8 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Sumter County Career Center 5.0 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Lakewood High School 5.0 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Wilson Hall School 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      R. E. Davis Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 3
      Pocalla Springs Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Mayewood Middle School 6.7 mi Public 6-8 0 4
      Ebenezer Middle School 8.6 mi Public 6-8 0 2
      Furman Middle School 9.2 mi Public 6-8 0 2
      Cherryvale Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Oakland Elementary School 11.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 3
      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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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