Arvada, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 39,623 housing units in Arvada. This represents a 14.7% growth from 34,541 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 39,617 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 6 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Arvada is about 75.5%. Arvada's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.8%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Arvada were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom8.10%
Two Bedrooms21.60%
Three Bedrooms34.60%
Four Bedrooms26.10%
Five Bedrooms or more8.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$174,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$689

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage14.60%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free20.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%