Houghton, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 58 housing units in Houghton. This represents a 23.4% growth from 47 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 58 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Houghton is about 84%. Houghton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.8%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Houghton were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.20%
One Bedroom0%
Two Bedrooms13.80%
Three Bedrooms74.10%
Four Bedrooms6.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$75,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.75
Median year structure was built1955

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage76.50%
Debt Free23.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%