Reno, NV Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 79,592 housing units in Reno. This represents a 29.7% growth from 61,384 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 79,465 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 127 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Reno is about 47.7%. Reno's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7%. Average household size is 2.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Reno were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type9.20%
One Bedroom21.20%
Two Bedrooms29.50%
Three Bedrooms26.90%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$158,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$157,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$615

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage10.40%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage58.50%
Debt Free21.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.9%