Sun City, AZ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 27,584 housing units in Sun City. This represents a 0.8% growth from 27,353 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 27,565 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 19 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sun City is about 88.9%. Sun City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15%. Average household size is 1.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sun City were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom8.20%
Two Bedrooms69.50%
Three Bedrooms21.20%
Four Bedrooms0.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.62
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$94,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.44
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$805

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.30%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage28.40%
Debt Free66.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs11.7%