Bend, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 22,498 housing units in Bend. This represents a 149.9% growth from 9,004 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 22,091 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 407 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bend is about 63.4%. Bend's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.4%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bend were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms29.30%
Three Bedrooms47%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$145,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$199,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$561

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage9.60%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage58.90%
Debt Free22.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.5%