Clarksdale, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,750 housing units in Clarksdale. This represents a 7.5% growth from 7,210 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,624 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 126 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clarksdale is about 53.5%. Clarksdale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.7%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Clarksdale were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom14.60%
Two Bedrooms25.60%
Three Bedrooms44.80%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$53,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$24,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.95
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$296

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage50.40%
Debt Free41.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%