Valdese, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,954 housing units in Valdese. This represents a 8.9% growth from 1,795 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,877 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 77 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Valdese is about 65.6%. Valdese's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Valdese were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom11.10%
Two Bedrooms36.80%
Three Bedrooms40.10%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$82,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$371

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.60%
Home Equity Loan10.60%
Simple Mortgage38.50%
Debt Free43.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%