Duluth, MN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 37,000 housing units in Duluth. This represents a 2.7% growth from 36,022 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 36,235 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 765 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Duluth is about 64.2%. Duluth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Duluth were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom18.20%
Two Bedrooms30.80%
Three Bedrooms33.20%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1940
Median Value of occupied units$81,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$72,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.9
Median year structure was built1947
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$418

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage6.50%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage50.50%
Debt Free34.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%