Maquoketa, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,789 housing units in Maquoketa. This represents a 2.4% growth from 2,724 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,779 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 10 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Maquoketa is about 67%. Maquoketa's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Maquoketa were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom12.80%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms41.30%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$68,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$328

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage43.20%
Debt Free45.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%