Bethlehem, PA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 29,631 housing units in Bethlehem.
This represents a 4% growth from 28,486 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 29,566 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 65 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Bethlehem is about 58.1%.
Bethlehem's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%.
Average household size is 2.34 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bethlehem were built after 1952.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||4%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Median year structure was built||1950|
|Median Value of occupied units||$97,400|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$79,200|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$536|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||9.20%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19%|