Benton Harbor, MI Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,502 housing units in Benton Harbor.
This represents a 6% decline from 4,791 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 4,502 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Benton Harbor is about 37.8%.
Benton Harbor's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16.1%.
Average household size is 2.91 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benton Harbor were built after 1952.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||3.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||3.16|
|Median year structure was built||1947|
|Median Value of occupied units||$38,700|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$18,000|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$341|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.1%|