Ocean Lakes Family Campground was built by Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson along with their five daughters, starting in 1970. Ocean Lakes opened with 30 campsites and one bathhouse. Today, Ocean Lakes features 859 campsites and 2,560 annual lease sites on 310 oceanfront acres with nearly one mile of beachfront, five bathhouses, and more than 360 employees in the height of the camping season. It is the largest campground on the east coast and one of the largest in the United States.
Homes For Sale in Ocean Lakes
Currently in Ocean Lakes, there are just over 100 homes for sale. The homes range from $65,000 to $450,000. Whether you’re looking for a small one bedroom home, to a large lake front property, you can find what you’re looking for in this vast community.
Lakewood Elementary School
Socastee Middle School
Socastee High School
Ocean Lakes FAQ ( correct as of Dec 2019)
How much is the HOA?
The HOA is going to vary depending on the size home and lot that you purchase. Some homes have a lot rent that is paid bi-yearly.
What Does the HOA Cover?
The HOA will cover trash pick up, and 24 hour security.
Are the homes in Ocean Lakes in a flood zone?
Because Ocean Lakes is an oceanfront community, the homes in the resort are at a flood risk. A lot of homes you see will be raised beach homes because of this fact. To get more info on flood maps please check as they change all the time. https://www.fema.gov/flood-mapping-products
Can I have a Privacy Fence?
Privacy fences are not allowed
What about a pool?
Ocean Lakes offers a community pool, waterpark, and beachfront access to all owners and guests.
What are the lot sizes in Ocean Lakes ?
Most homes do not have a yard, and lot sizes depend upon the size of the home.
Amenities include (as shown above) a water park, in resort restaurants and eateries, playgrounds, sport courts, and much more!!