Pensacola, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 26,938 housing units in Pensacola. This represents a 2.2% growth from 26,366 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 26,938 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pensacola is about 63.5%. Pensacola's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.3%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pensacola were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms28.20%
Three Bedrooms40%
Four Bedrooms14.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$93,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$453

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage47.50%
Debt Free37.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%