Wabash, IN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,146 housing units in Wabash. This represents a 4.1% growth from 4,944 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,066 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 80 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wabash is about 67.9%. Wabash's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.5%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wabash were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom12.40%
Two Bedrooms28.30%
Three Bedrooms42.70%
Four Bedrooms13.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$70,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$32,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$395

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage50.10%
Debt Free37.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.5%