Burlington, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,018 housing units in Burlington. This represents a 2% growth from 11,777 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 11,959 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 59 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Burlington is about 70.1%. Burlington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Burlington were built after 1941.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom12.70%
Two Bedrooms33.30%
Three Bedrooms38.30%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$63,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1944
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$377

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage3.70%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage49.30%
Debt Free43.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%