Muskegon, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,017 housing units in Muskegon. This represents a 0% decline from 16,019 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 16,011 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 6 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Muskegon is about 57%. Muskegon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Muskegon were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom18.80%
Two Bedrooms36.50%
Three Bedrooms30%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1946
Median Value of occupied units$59,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$38,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$357

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage5.70%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage52.50%
Debt Free34.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%