Garden City, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,824 housing units in Garden City. This represents a 14.5% growth from 8,583 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,770 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 54 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Garden City is about 60.9%. Garden City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%. Average household size is 2.97 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Garden City were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms32.80%
Three Bedrooms30.50%
Four Bedrooms14.90%
Five Bedrooms or more6.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.14
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$81,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$411

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage51.50%
Debt Free33.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%