Plainfield, IN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,512 housing units in Plainfield. This represents a 74.6% growth from 4,303 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,300 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 212 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Plainfield is about 68.9%. Plainfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Plainfield were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom8.10%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms47.10%
Four Bedrooms12.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$124,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$133,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$583

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage61.10%
Debt Free22.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%