Tahlequah, OK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,329 housing units in Tahlequah. This represents a 38.2% growth from 4,579 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,230 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 99 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tahlequah is about 43.9%. Tahlequah's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tahlequah were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3%
One Bedroom22.30%
Two Bedrooms31.90%
Three Bedrooms35.50%
Four Bedrooms6.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$71,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.06
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$292

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan4.10%
Simple Mortgage50%
Debt Free42.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.2%