High Point, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 35,933 housing units in High Point. This represents a 22.2% growth from 29,408 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 35,580 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 353 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in High Point is about 59.4%. High Point's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.5 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in High Point were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms32.70%
Three Bedrooms39.20%
Four Bedrooms13.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$104,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$93,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$459

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage8.60%
Home Equity Loan12%
Simple Mortgage52%
Debt Free27.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.3%