North Carolina Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,523,944 housing units in North Carolina.
This represents a 25% from 2,818,193 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 2,080,729 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,443,215 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in North Carolina is about 69.4%.
North Carolina's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.1%.
Average household size is 2.49 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in North Carolina were built after 1978.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.2%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Median year structure was built||1979|
|Median Value of occupied units||$108,300|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$97,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Median year structure was built||1975|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$440|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||12.1%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.3%|
Cities & Towns