Manchester, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,328 housing units in Manchester. This represents a 10.8% growth from 2,102 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,212 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 116 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Manchester is about 70.8%. Manchester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.4%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Manchester were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.70%
Two Bedrooms27.40%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms16.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$315

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage44.40%
Debt Free41.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%