Long Beach, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,295 housing units in Long Beach. This represents a 16.9% growth from 6,241 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,287 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 8 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Long Beach is about 65.6%. Long Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Long Beach were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom10.30%
Two Bedrooms23.30%
Three Bedrooms49.50%
Four Bedrooms14.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$92,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$563

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage57%
Debt Free31.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%