Howard City, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 618 housing units in Howard City. This represents a 20.7% growth from 512 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 618 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Howard City is about 70.5%. Howard City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.82 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Howard City were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms26.10%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms13.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.97
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$76,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan6.30%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free34.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.8%