Petal, MS Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,232 housing units in Petal.
This represents a 1.6% growth from 3,180 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 2,926 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 306 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Petal is about 69%.
Petal's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.2%.
Average household size is 2.54 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Petal were built after 1968.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||0.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Median year structure was built||1966|
|Median Value of occupied units||$61,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$47,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$313|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||3.70%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||17.3%|