Herrin, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,155 housing units in Herrin. This represents a 4.4% growth from 4,939 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,879 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 276 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Herrin is about 71%. Herrin's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Herrin were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom9.50%
Two Bedrooms44.60%
Three Bedrooms38.40%
Four Bedrooms5.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$49,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$36,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$333

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan2.20%
Simple Mortgage41.40%
Debt Free52.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%