Sioux City, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 33,812 housing units in Sioux City. This represents a 5.1% growth from 32,177 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 33,125 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 687 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sioux City is about 66.3%. Sioux City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sioux City were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom15.60%
Two Bedrooms31.40%
Three Bedrooms34.60%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$74,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$450

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage49.70%
Debt Free35.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%