Pontoon Beach, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,343 housing units in Pontoon Beach. This represents a 43.9% growth from 1,628 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,189 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 154 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pontoon Beach is about 66.6%. Pontoon Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%. Average household size is 2.66 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pontoon Beach were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom3.60%
Two Bedrooms43.40%
Three Bedrooms46.20%
Four Bedrooms5.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$74,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$423

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.30%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage50.70%
Debt Free31.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%