South Haven, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,981 housing units in South Haven. This represents a 5.7% growth from 2,819 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,952 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 29 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Haven is about 70.2%. South Haven's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 29.5%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Haven were built after 1947.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms30.90%
Three Bedrooms39%
Four Bedrooms13%
Five Bedrooms or more4.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$123,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1945
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$450

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage4.10%
Home Equity Loan11.60%
Simple Mortgage44.60%
Debt Free38.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%