Sumter (zip 29153), South Carolina 

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Population

14,875

-4.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Best Places to Live in Sumter (zip 29153), South Carolina

Military town - East-central South Carolina, 45 miles east of Columbia
Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living
-Central location
Cons
-Crime
-Economy
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in 29153
 $254,900 
2250 Beachforest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2305 SqFt
 $179,900 
3100 Camden Hwy
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2175 SqFt
 $337,900 
2050 Indiangrass Cv
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3100 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Sumter Metro Area

Sumter, in the center of the state, is a small typically Southern town and county seat. Shaw Air Force Base and agriculture are the economic mainstays, but recent employment statistics and projections are weak. Downtown is nondescript but tidy with small areas of attractive housing mainly to the north.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: South Carolina
County: Sumter County
Metro Area: Sumter Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Sumter
Zip Codes: Sumter (zip 29153)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 225 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Sumter (zip 29153) is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sumter (zip 29153) jobs have increased by 0.49%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sumter (zip 29153)'s cost of living is 19.30% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Sumter (zip 29153)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Sumter county voted Democratic in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Sumter (zip 29153)'s population is 14,875 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.85%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Sumter (zip 29153) is $86,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.46%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Sumter (zip 29153) public schools spend $9,137 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Sumter (zip 29153). More Education


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Housing Market in Sumter

It's a good time to buy in Sumter. Home Appreciation is up 27.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Sumter Real Estate

The median home price in Sumter is $86,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN 29153
$254,900
2250 Beachforest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$179,900
3100 Camden Hwy
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$337,900
2050 Indiangrass Cv
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$349,000
2155 Harborview Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$40,900
3033 Prosser Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$141,000
2920 W Brewington Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$66,376
231 Memorial Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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