Independence, MO Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 50,176 housing units in Independence.
This represents a 4% growth from 48,262 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 49,067 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,109 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Independence is about 67.8%.
Independence's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%.
Average household size is 2.37 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Independence were built after 1964.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Median year structure was built||1962|
|Median Value of occupied units||$77,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$70,100|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Median year structure was built||1967|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$446|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.10%|
|Home Equity Loan||4.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.5%|