Carson City, NV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 21,283 housing units in Carson City. This represents a 28% growth from 16,628 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 19,897 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,386 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Carson City is about 63.1%. Carson City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Carson City were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.50%
One Bedroom12.60%
Two Bedrooms27.50%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$147,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$152,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$494

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage9.20%
Home Equity Loan9.20%
Simple Mortgage56%
Debt Free25.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%