Tifton, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,019 housing units in Tifton. This represents a 6% growth from 5,677 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,959 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 60 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tifton is about 49.3%. Tifton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tifton were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom13.90%
Two Bedrooms32%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$82,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$326

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage51.40%
Debt Free39.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%