Missoula, MT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 25,095 housing units in Missoula. This represents a 35.7% growth from 18,488 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 24,799 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 296 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Missoula is about 50.2%. Missoula's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Missoula were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.40%
One Bedroom17.70%
Two Bedrooms32.30%
Three Bedrooms27.80%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$132,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$135,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$469

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage55.70%
Debt Free28%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.4%