Helena, AR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,696 housing units in Helena. This represents a 9.7% decline from 2,987 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,232 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 464 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Helena is about 46.4%. Helena's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Helena were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom14.70%
Two Bedrooms35.30%
Three Bedrooms37.40%
Four Bedrooms8.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$51,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$26,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$181

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.70%
Home Equity Loan0.90%
Simple Mortgage38.30%
Debt Free56.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%