Meridian, MS Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,952 housing units in Meridian.
This represents a 1.2% growth from 17,740 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 17,052 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 900 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Meridian is about 56.7%.
Meridian's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%.
Average household size is 2.39 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Meridian were built after 1965.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Median year structure was built||1962|
|Median Value of occupied units||$59,600|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$53,700|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Median year structure was built||1968|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$327|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.20%|
|Home Equity Loan||3%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.6%|