Waveland, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,482 housing units in Waveland. This represents a 17.2% growth from 2,972 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,403 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 79 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Waveland is about 72.1%. Waveland's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Waveland were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom5.90%
Two Bedrooms40.60%
Three Bedrooms38.60%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$90,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$74,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.04
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$477

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan2.40%
Simple Mortgage54.60%
Debt Free33.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.9%