Wooster, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,743 housing units in Wooster. This represents a 19.2% growth from 9,015 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,667 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 76 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wooster is about 60%. Wooster's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wooster were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms31.70%
Three Bedrooms36.20%
Four Bedrooms14.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$107,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$149,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$401

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan11.40%
Simple Mortgage47.30%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%