Lumberton, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,699 housing units in Lumberton. This represents a 14.4% growth from 7,606 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,612 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 87 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lumberton is about 57.2%. Lumberton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.1%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom14.90%
Two Bedrooms28.70%
Three Bedrooms43.60%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$71,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$153

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.50%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage47.30%
Debt Free40.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%