Fountain, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,202 housing units in Fountain. This represents a 37.3% growth from 3,789 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,125 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 77 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fountain is about 70.4%. Fountain's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 3.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fountain were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom5.10%
Two Bedrooms21.80%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms21.90%
Five Bedrooms or more6%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.07
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$117,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$114,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.93
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage15.50%
Home Equity Loan6.70%
Simple Mortgage67.80%
Debt Free10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.5%