Oskaloosa, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,938 housing units in Oskaloosa. This represents a 6.5% growth from 4,638 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,830 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 108 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Oskaloosa is about 63.4%. Oskaloosa's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Oskaloosa were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms35.70%
Three Bedrooms35.10%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$65,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$63,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.06
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$351

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free39.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.5%