Brownsville, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,486 housing units in Brownsville. This represents a 2% decline from 5,596 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,486 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brownsville is about 41.3%. Brownsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.8%. Average household size is 3.01 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brownsville were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type11.10%
One Bedroom30.30%
Two Bedrooms29.50%
Three Bedrooms22.50%
Four Bedrooms5.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$62,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$43,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.03
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$402

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.10%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage47.10%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.4%