Cortez, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,241 housing units in Cortez. This represents a 0.3% growth from 3,230 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,241 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cortez is about 88.3%. Cortez's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 28.6%. Average household size is 1.9 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom17.90%
Two Bedrooms56.50%
Three Bedrooms22.70%
Four Bedrooms1.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$135,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$222,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$524

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage34.90%
Debt Free56.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%