Lena, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,266 housing units in Lena. This represents a 18.9% growth from 1,065 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,146 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 120 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lena is about 76.5%. Lena's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.1%. Average household size is 2.39 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lena were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom8.40%
Two Bedrooms25.40%
Three Bedrooms44.50%
Four Bedrooms14.30%
Five Bedrooms or more6.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$88,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$126,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.63
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$281

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan2.80%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free39.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%