Benson, MN Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,565 housing units in Benson.
This represents a 5.5% growth from 1,484 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,560 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 5 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Benson is about 70.5%.
Benson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%.
Average household size is 2.24 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benson were built after 1955.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.40%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Median year structure was built||1950|
|Median Value of occupied units||$64,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$39,200|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.46|
|Median year structure was built||1971|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$344|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||5.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||14.2%|