Temperance, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,920 housing units in Temperance. This represents a 25.5% growth from 2,326 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,920 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Temperance is about 84.8%. Temperance's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.7 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Temperance were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom5.80%
Two Bedrooms14.80%
Three Bedrooms55.60%
Four Bedrooms22.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$138,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.85
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$550

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan13.10%
Simple Mortgage53.90%
Debt Free25.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%