Rome, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,459 housing units in Rome. This represents a 10.4% growth from 13,099 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,253 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 206 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rome is about 53.5%. Rome's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rome were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms9.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$87,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$335

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan6.70%
Simple Mortgage48.10%
Debt Free38.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%