Elgin, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 711 housing units in Elgin. This represents a 9% growth from 652 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 711 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elgin is about 70.8%. Elgin's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.5%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elgin were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom5.90%
Two Bedrooms34.90%
Three Bedrooms47.40%
Four Bedrooms7.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$73,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$53,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$369

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.60%
Home Equity Loan2.30%
Simple Mortgage54.50%
Debt Free40.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%