West Ishpeming, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,082 housing units in West Ishpeming.

Of those housing units, 1,066 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 16 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Ishpeming is about 91.4%. West Ishpeming's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.8%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Ishpeming were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom3.70%
Two Bedrooms21.70%
Three Bedrooms60.10%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$73,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan4.40%
Simple Mortgage50.40%
Debt Free41%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14%