Pennsylvania Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,249,750 housing units in Pennsylvania.
This represents a 6.3% from 4,938,140 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 4,012,005 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,237,745 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Pennsylvania is about 71.3%.
Pennsylvania's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%.
Average household size is 2.48 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pennsylvania were built after 1957.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||3.7%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Median year structure was built||1958|
|Median Value of occupied units||$97,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$70,100|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Median year structure was built||1955|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$409|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||10.0%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.3%|
Cities & Towns