Columbus, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 711 housing units in Columbus. This represents a 125.7% growth from 315 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 711 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Columbus is about 69.3%. Columbus's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 24.1%. Average household size is 3.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Columbus were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type9.80%
One Bedroom20.50%
Two Bedrooms36.70%
Three Bedrooms29.10%
Four Bedrooms3.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.5
Median year structure was built1983
Median Value of occupied units$52,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$210

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage40.60%
Debt Free59.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.4%