Scottsdale, AZ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 104,949 housing units in Scottsdale. This represents a 52% growth from 69,028 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 99,637 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 5,312 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Scottsdale is about 69.6%. Scottsdale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.6%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Scottsdale were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom12.20%
Two Bedrooms30.80%
Three Bedrooms32.30%
Four Bedrooms18.80%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$220,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$257,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1984
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$821

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage8.70%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage57.30%
Debt Free23.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%