West Palm Beach, FL Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 40,398 housing units in West Palm Beach.
This represents a 15.5% growth from 34,971 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 38,901 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,497 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in West Palm Beach is about 52.1%.
West Palm Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.2%.
Average household size is 2.25 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Palm Beach were built after 1974.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||0.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Median year structure was built||1972|
|Median Value of occupied units||$98,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$127,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Median year structure was built||1976|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$617|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||6.70%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||20.6%|