Garfield Heights, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,919 housing units in Garfield Heights. This represents a 0.6% decline from 13,000 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,919 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Garfield Heights is about 80.1%. Garfield Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Garfield Heights were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom6.20%
Two Bedrooms22.90%
Three Bedrooms56.40%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$87,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$78,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.99
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8.30%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage43.70%
Debt Free38.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%