New Homes in Dorchester County SC
Looking for a new home in Dorchester County? You've come to the right place. Whether you are new to the area or a local Charlestonian, Charleston New Homes Guide can help.
Below are helpful links to active new home neighborhoods, available new homes for sale in Dorchester County, and a quick area overview of Dorchester County. Scroll further you’ll find an interactive area map showing Dorchester County neighborhoods with an accompanying chart with direct links to these neighborhoods and their builders. Click on these links to learn more.
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The westernmost of the counties in the South Carolina Tri-County region is Dorchester County, a small county with a growing economy, a diverse range of housing choices and great access to major transportation routes via interstates 95 & 26. Dorchester County’s mild climate, strong schools and proximity to Charleston amenities continue to attract new residents to the Lowcountry area.
Dorchester County At A Glance
Summerville, a popular summer retreat in the late 18th century, is the county’s largest city and is known for its stately Victorian homes. North of Summerville lies the Francis Beidler Forest, the largest virgin cypress-tupelo swamp forest in the world, with 1,800 acres of ancient trees & 300 species of wildlife.
Dorchester, Grover, Harleyville, Jedburg, Reeseville, Ridgeville, St. George & Summerville
Greater Summerville/Dorchester Co. Chamber of Commerce: www.VisitSummerville.com
Dorchester County Government: www.dorchestercountysc.gov
Dorchester County School District II - www.ddtwo.org
Dorchester County School District IV - www.dorchester4.k12.sc.us
Pinewood Preparatory School - www.pinewoodprep.com
Summerville Catholic - www.summervillecatholic.org
Electric & Gas
Berkeley Electric Co-op 553-5020
SC Electric & Gas 800-251-7234
Santee Cooper Electric Co-op 761-7010
Dorchester Co Water Auth. 875-0140
Of Public Works 871-0810
County - 156,456
*US Census Bureau, 2017 estimate
2019 Average Sales Price: $256,601
YTD - March 8, 2019 price includes new & resale single-family detached homes. Does not account for seller concessions. - Charleston Trident Realtor Association
Median Household Income: $58,685
*US Census Bureau 2013 - 2017
Climate Average: 65.6˚ F
Average Daily High: 75.7˚ F
Average Daily Low: 55.7˚ F
Average Number of Days w/ Sunshine: 230
Rain Average: 51.53”