Charleston, IL Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,155 housing units in Charleston.
This represents a 21.2% growth from 6,726 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 8,115 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 40 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Charleston is about 45.9%.
Charleston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%.
Average household size is 2.22 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Charleston were built after 1969.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Median year structure was built||1965|
|Median Value of occupied units||$80,100|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$72,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$344|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.5%|