Belleville, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 19,294 housing units in Belleville. This represents a 1.1% growth from 19,080 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 19,216 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 78 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belleville is about 60.6%. Belleville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Belleville were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom17.70%
Two Bedrooms36.20%
Three Bedrooms33.90%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$70,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$366

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.90%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage45.90%
Debt Free38.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17%