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Berea, SC (South Carolina) Houses and Residents

Berea,SC index of house prices

Total population: 14,295 (Urban population: 14,087, Rural population: 65 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 6,402 (5,783 occupied: 3,233 owner occupied, 2,568 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

44%
State:

31%

Housing density: 842 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $104,102.

Median contract rent in 2016: $397 (lower quartile is $353, upper quartile is $470)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $803


Median gross rent in Berea, SC in 2016: $477

Housing units in Berea with a mortgage: 1,806 (46 second mortgage, 146 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,447

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,063

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,755

Median monthly housing costs: $678


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Berea, South Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $117,037 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Berea:

$117,037
South Carolina:

$153,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $91,612 - $151,902
Median year house/condo built: 1973

Median year apartment built: 1980

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,995
  • In family households: 12,283 (1,725 male householders, 1,908 female householders)
    2,049 spouses, 5,121 children (4,934 natural, 104 adopted, 92 stepchildren), 710 grandchildren, 173 brothers or sisters, 203 parents, 191 other relatives, 221 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,499 (952 male householders (753 living alone)), 1,217 female householders (1,158 living alone)), 296 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 223

Size of family households: 1,674 2-persons, 802 3-persons, 552 4-persons, 373 5-persons, 185 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,911 1-person, 236 2-persons, 5 3-persons.

1,629 married couples with children.
1,760 single-parent households (216 men, 1,544 women).

77.6% of residents of Berea speak English at home.
19.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (36% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).
2.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 26% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (27% speak English very well, 73% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 2,120 (14.1%)
(29.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Berea, South Carolina:

  • 16no bedroom
  • 131 bedroom
  • 4992 bedrooms
  • 2,1993 bedrooms
  • 3444 bedrooms
  • 745+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Berea population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Berea, South Carolina:

  • 167no bedroom
  • 5771 bedroom
  • 9192 bedrooms
  • 8493 bedrooms
  • 504 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Berea population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Berea in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 59no vehicle
  • 1,0621 vehicle
  • 1,3902 vehicles
  • 5253 vehicles
  • 884 vehicles
  • 965+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Berea population

Cars and other vehicles available in Berea in renter-occupied apartments

  • 457no vehicle
  • 1,2691 vehicle
  • 6022 vehicles
  • 1723 vehicles
  • 454 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Berea population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Berea, South Carolina:

  • 181 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 2464 rooms
  • 9095 rooms
  • 8956 rooms
  • 6227 rooms
  • 2378 rooms
  • 1829+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Berea population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Berea, South Carolina:

  • 1711 room
  • 532 rooms
  • 3763 rooms
  • 8834 rooms
  • 5905 rooms
  • 2906 rooms
  • 1387 rooms
  • 208 rooms
  • 139+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Berea population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Berea, SC household income distribution

  • Berea, SC household income distribution
  • 758Less than $10,000
  • 564$10,000 to $14,999
  • 318$15,000 to $19,999
  • 492$20,000 to $24,999
  • 342$25,000 to $29,999
  • 301$30,000 to $34,999
  • 307$35,000 to $39,999
  • 421$40,000 to $44,999
  • 247$45,000 to $49,999
  • 447$50,000 to $59,999
  • 390$60,000 to $74,999
  • 563$75,000 to $99,999
  • 128$100,000 to $124,999
  • 165$125,000 to $149,999
  • 84$150,000 to $199,999
  • 22$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Berea, SC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Berea, SC
  • 31Less than $10,000
  • 48$10,000 to $14,999
  • 4$15,000 to $19,999
  • 55$20,000 to $24,999
  • 17$25,000 to $29,999
  • 21$30,000 to $34,999
  • 46$40,000 to $49,999
  • 18$50,000 to $59,999
  • 122$60,000 to $69,999
  • 133$70,000 to $79,999
  • 297$80,000 to $89,999
  • 415$90,000 to $99,999
  • 761$100,000 to $124,999
  • 394$125,000 to $149,999
  • 269$150,000 to $174,999
  • 95$175,000 to $199,999
  • 63$200,000 to $249,999
  • 25$250,000 to $299,999
  • 99$300,000 to $399,999
  • 22$500,000 to $749,999
  • 7$750,000 to $999,999
  • 5$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Berea, SC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Berea, SC
  • 81Less than $100
  • 105$100 to $149
  • 37$150 to $199
  • 26$200 to $249
  • 34$300 to $349
  • 117$350 to $399
  • 151$400 to $449
  • 243$450 to $499
  • 337$500 to $549
  • 275$550 to $599
  • 124$600 to $649
  • 59$650 to $699
  • 71$700 to $749
  • 120$750 to $799
  • 103$800 to $899
  • 183$900 to $999
  • 71$1,000 to $1,249
  • 143No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2552010 or later
  • 7912000 to 2009
  • 5541990 to 1999
  • 2711980 to 1989
  • 1461970 to 1979
  • 63Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Berea population
Berea commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 197
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 307
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 565
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,131
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 949
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 518
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,199
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 206
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 297
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 374
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 92
  • 90 or more minutes: 90
Berea, SC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 84.7%
Number of people working at home: 133 (2.2% of all workers)

Berea mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,884 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 253 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 21 (1%)
  • Walked: 21 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 133 (6%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 1,547
 Irish: 739
 English: 489
 German: 385
 Scotch-Irish: 364
 French (except Basque): 108
 Scottish: 88
 European: 81
 Italian: 78
 Polish: 46
 Norwegian: 34
 Pennsylvania German: 34
 Welsh: 24
 British: 23
 African: 23
 Haitian: 13
 Portuguese: 11
 Swedish: 10
 Czech: 9
 Canadian: 6
 Palestinian: 6
 Hungarian: 6
 Greek: 4
 Dutch: 3
 French Canadian: 3
 Jamaican: 3
 Ukrainian: 2
 Russian: 1
 Swiss: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 39%Mexico
  • 34%Honduras
  • 10%Colombia
  • 9%Vietnam
  • 6%Guatemala
  • 3%Korea
  • 3%Ecuador

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 8,976
  • Other state: 3,757
  • Northeast: 768
  • Midwest: 592
  • South: 2,087
  • West: 320

82% of Berea residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in South Carolina.

Berea:

82.2%
State average:

85.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 124
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 78
  • 5th and 6th grade: 80
  • 7th and 8th grade: 186
  • 9th grade: 191
  • 10th grade: 139
  • 11th grade: 131
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 83
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,635
  • Less than 1 year of college: 265
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 516
  • Associate degree: 280
  • Bachelor's degree: 431
  • Master's degree: 137
  • Professional school degree: 20
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 129
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 99
  • 5th and 6th grade: 101
  • 7th and 8th grade: 143
  • 9th grade: 205
  • 10th grade: 161
  • 11th grade: 292
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 134
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,506
  • Less than 1 year of college: 476
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 769
  • Associate degree: 394
  • Bachelor's degree: 452
  • Master's degree: 230
  • Professional school degree: 25
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.4%Males
  • 10.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.3%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 8.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • 32.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.2%Males
  • 12.9%Females
Berea marital status for males
Berea marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,699
  • One, attached: 166
  • Two: 272
  • 3 or 4: 341
  • 5 to 9: 658
  • 10 to 19: 456
  • 20 to 49: 170
  • 50 or more: 105
  • Mobile homes: 476

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,396

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.6%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Berea:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Berea
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (59.6%)
  • Utility gas (37.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • Electricity (85.0%)
  • Utility gas (13.4%)
  • No fuel used (2.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 134
Here:

6.3%
South Carolina:

9.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 69
Here:

8.9%
South Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

8.1%
South Carolina:

19.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)