Ladson, SC


Highest Appreciating Ladson Neighborhoods Since 2000

Ladson, SC Real Estate Data

Ladson Housing Market Information

With 15,180 people, 4,994 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $153,269, Ladson real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Ladson, accounting for 70.29% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Ladson include mobile homes or trailers ( 16.12%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.45%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.37%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Ladson. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 72.44% of Ladson's homes, and 84.10% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Ladson built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Ladson built between 2000 and later ( 20.84%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 6.20%).

Ladson Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Ladson's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.57% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Ladson that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Ladson real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Ladson appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.48%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 93.75% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Ladson. Ladson appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 5.62%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 24.43%.

Importantly, this makes Ladson one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to South Carolina, our data show that Ladson's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in South Carolina.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,240,000 0.2
$930,001 - $1,240,000 0.0
$620,001 - $930,000 0.6
$495,001 - $620,000 0.4
$372,001 - $495,000 2.7
$248,001 - $372,000 8.6
$124,001 - $248,000 58.3
$62,001 - $124,000 11.6
$0 - $62,000 17.6

High for SC
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
49.3236516952626 25.6505576208178

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,126 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 72.44
Renters 27.56
Vacant 8.40

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 20.8
1970 - 1999 72.4
1940 - 1969 6.2
1939 or Older 0.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 70.3
Townhomes 7.4
Small Apt. Buildings 5.4
Apt. Complexes 0.8
Mobile Homes 16.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.55
1 Bedroom 0.90
2 Bedrooms 13.63
3 Bedrooms 68.05
4 Bedrooms 16.05
5 or more bedrooms 0.83

Ladson Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
47.24% 2.30% 9 6
* 10 is highest