Epworth, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 502 housing units in Epworth. This represents a 20.7% growth from 416 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 502 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Epworth is about 83.2%. Epworth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 2.78 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Epworth were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom3.60%
Two Bedrooms20.10%
Three Bedrooms60%
Four Bedrooms12.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.95
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$85,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$179

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.30%
Home Equity Loan21.50%
Simple Mortgage44.70%
Debt Free31.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%