Mississippi Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,161,953 housing units in Mississippi.
This represents a 15% from 1,010,423 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 566,530 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 595,423 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Mississippi is about 72.4%.
Mississippi's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.9%.
Average household size is 2.63 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mississippi were built after 1976.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.9%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Median year structure was built||1977|
|Median Value of occupied units||$71,400|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$53,800|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Median year structure was built||1975|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$341|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||4.0%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||17.1%|
Cities & Towns