Dakota City, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 383 housing units in Dakota City. This represents a 0.5% decline from 385 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 383 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dakota City is about 82.2%. Dakota City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.3%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Dakota City were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom6.30%
Two Bedrooms26.40%
Three Bedrooms49.10%
Four Bedrooms12.50%
Five Bedrooms or more4.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$66,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage42.10%
Debt Free42.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.3%