Keene, NH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,295 housing units in Keene. This represents a 5.1% growth from 8,841 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,196 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,099 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Keene is about 57.2%. Keene's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Keene were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom17.10%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms31%
Four Bedrooms14.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$103,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$613

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage3.10%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage53.40%
Debt Free35.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.8%