Aspen, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,346 housing units in Aspen. This represents a 8.5% growth from 4,004 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,203 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 143 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Aspen is about 50.7%. Aspen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 33.2%. Average household size is 1.92 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type12.10%
One Bedroom20.50%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms19.60%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more5.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$1,000,001
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,001

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.84
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,478

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.90%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage55.60%
Debt Free30.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.4%