Golden, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,215 housing units in Golden. This represents a 23.9% growth from 5,825 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,215 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Golden is about 61.4%. Golden's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.5%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Golden were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms32.60%
Three Bedrooms28.70%
Four Bedrooms16.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$198,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.96
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$833

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage15%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage55.40%
Debt Free22.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%