Oquawka, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 727 housing units in Oquawka. This represents a 1.5% decline from 738 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 727 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Oquawka is about 76.7%. Oquawka's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Oquawka were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom19%
Two Bedrooms39.20%
Three Bedrooms32.30%
Four Bedrooms7.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$57,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$309

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan2.60%
Simple Mortgage45.80%
Debt Free45%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.4%