St. Paul, MN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 115,713 housing units in St. Paul. This represents a 1.6% decline from 117,583 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 115,713 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in St. Paul is about 54.8%. St. Paul's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.46 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in St. Paul were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.40%
One Bedroom24.30%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms27.70%
Four Bedrooms10.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$105,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$111,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.07
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$571

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage56.80%
Debt Free24.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%