Sandusky, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,330 housing units in Sandusky. This represents a 0.6% decline from 13,416 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,330 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sandusky is about 56.4%. Sandusky's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.1%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sandusky were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom14.20%
Two Bedrooms33.70%
Three Bedrooms36.30%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1945
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$397

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage46%
Debt Free38.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%