Humboldt, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,061 housing units in Humboldt. This represents a 3.4% growth from 1,993 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,995 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 66 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Humboldt is about 72.8%. Humboldt's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.4%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Humboldt were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom11.10%
Two Bedrooms32.30%
Three Bedrooms38.40%
Four Bedrooms16.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$83,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.69
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$304

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan2.10%
Simple Mortgage39.90%
Debt Free50.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14%