Coos Bay, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,063 housing units in Coos Bay. This represents a 6.7% growth from 6,617 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,016 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 47 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Coos Bay is about 60.9%. Coos Bay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.6%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom15.30%
Two Bedrooms34.40%
Three Bedrooms35.90%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$93,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$66,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$392

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage8.90%
Home Equity Loan5.60%
Simple Mortgage50.70%
Debt Free34.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%