Port Arthur, TX Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 24,713 housing units in Port Arthur.
This represents a 4% decline from 25,746 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 23,888 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 825 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Port Arthur is about 62.2%.
Port Arthur's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.6%.
Average household size is 2.61 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port Arthur were built after 1959.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||0.70%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Value of occupied units||$35,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$28,900|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$296|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||1.80%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||14.2%|