Starkville, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,275 housing units in Starkville. This represents a 32.1% growth from 7,776 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,485 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 790 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Starkville is about 40.9%. Starkville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Starkville were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms37.90%
Three Bedrooms33.30%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$97,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$83,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$396

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage55.70%
Debt Free28.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%