Marshalltown, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,860 housing units in Marshalltown. This represents a 2.2% growth from 10,630 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,684 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 176 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Marshalltown is about 70.1%. Marshalltown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.3%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Marshalltown were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom13.70%
Two Bedrooms31.80%
Three Bedrooms37.10%
Four Bedrooms13.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$68,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$58,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$370

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage47%
Debt Free38.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%