Essex, IA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 392 housing units in Essex.
This represents a 0% decline from 392 in 1990.
Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 392 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Essex is about 74.6%.
Essex's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%.
Average household size is 2.46 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Essex were built after 1947.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.30%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$48,300|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$27,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Median year structure was built||1964|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$310|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||12.1%|