Colstrip, MT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 935 housing units in Colstrip. This represents a 20.6% decline from 1,178 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 935 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Colstrip is about 82%. Colstrip's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.9%. Average household size is 2.85 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Colstrip were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom9.50%
Two Bedrooms15.90%
Three Bedrooms45.80%
Four Bedrooms16%
Five Bedrooms or more11.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.83
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$72,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$515

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.10%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage68.40%
Debt Free14.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%