Bloomington, IN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 28,359 housing units in Bloomington. This represents a 28.8% growth from 22,025 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 28,189 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 170 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bloomington is about 35.5%. Bloomington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.09 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bloomington were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.90%
One Bedroom22.10%
Two Bedrooms32.60%
Three Bedrooms26.10%
Four Bedrooms11%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$126,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$99,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$512

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan7.40%
Simple Mortgage55.90%
Debt Free30.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%