Blue Springs, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,793 housing units in Blue Springs. This represents a 24.9% growth from 14,246 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,685 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 108 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Blue Springs is about 74.1%. Blue Springs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.6%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Blue Springs were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom6%
Two Bedrooms17.20%
Three Bedrooms52.20%
Four Bedrooms19.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$108,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$111,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$556

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage10.80%
Home Equity Loan8.80%
Simple Mortgage64.10%
Debt Free16%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%