Whitefish, MT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,613 housing units in Whitefish. This represents a 15.7% growth from 2,259 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,513 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 100 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Whitefish is about 54.8%. Whitefish's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Whitefish were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms42.30%
Three Bedrooms29.40%
Four Bedrooms8.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$128,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$146,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.96
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$473

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage65.20%
Debt Free23.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%