Boyden, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 281 housing units in Boyden. This represents a 4.1% growth from 270 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 281 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Boyden is about 84.8%. Boyden's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Boyden were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom8.90%
Two Bedrooms32%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms17.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$66,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$32,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$238

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan1%
Simple Mortgage44.10%
Debt Free51.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.5%