Sumner, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 937 housing units in Sumner. This represents a 4.1% growth from 900 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 937 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sumner is about 82.8%. Sumner's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.6%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sumner were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom8.90%
Two Bedrooms26.60%
Three Bedrooms36.70%
Four Bedrooms23.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1940
Median Value of occupied units$68,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.82
Median year structure was built1946
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$288

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.60%
Home Equity Loan1.80%
Simple Mortgage49.60%
Debt Free45.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.8%