Perry, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,015 housing units in Perry. This represents a 5.4% growth from 2,860 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,015 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Perry is about 65.1%. Perry's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom15.80%
Two Bedrooms32.60%
Three Bedrooms36.10%
Four Bedrooms11.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$69,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$384

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage47%
Debt Free41.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.4%