South Tucson, AZ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,059 housing units in South Tucson. This represents a 10.6% growth from 1,861 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,059 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Tucson is about 40.3%. South Tucson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.1%. Average household size is 2.94 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Tucson were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type15.90%
One Bedroom30.20%
Two Bedrooms27.20%
Three Bedrooms22%
Four Bedrooms4.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.57
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$48,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$259

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan3.10%
Simple Mortgage45.80%
Debt Free47.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.9%