Orleans, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 507 housing units in Orleans. This represents a 8.1% growth from 469 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 480 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 27 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Orleans is about 83.9%. Orleans's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 48.5%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Orleans were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom10.80%
Two Bedrooms34.90%
Three Bedrooms34.90%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$152,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1940
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$257

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage36.30%
Debt Free51%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.9%