Bensenville, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,116 housing units in Bensenville. This represents a 4.3% growth from 6,825 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,116 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bensenville is about 55.8%. Bensenville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.92 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bensenville were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom23.80%
Two Bedrooms30%
Three Bedrooms34.30%
Four Bedrooms7.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.35
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$155,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$133,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$771

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage5.70%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage59.20%
Debt Free28.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%