Pocahontas, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 955 housing units in Pocahontas. This represents a 1.4% decline from 969 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 955 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pocahontas is about 82.9%. Pocahontas's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.1%. Average household size is 2.16 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom5.70%
Two Bedrooms30.50%
Three Bedrooms40.70%
Four Bedrooms20.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$48,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$22,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.77
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$297

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan1.20%
Simple Mortgage37.10%
Debt Free58.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.8%