Delaware Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 343,072 housing units in Delaware.
This represents a 18.3% from 289,919 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 274,794 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 68,278 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Delaware is about 72.3%.
Delaware's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.9%.
Average household size is 2.54 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Delaware were built after 1972.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.9%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Median year structure was built||1974|
|Median Value of occupied units||$130,400|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$103,400|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Median year structure was built||1970|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$574|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||11.3%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.1%|
Cities & Towns