Eugene, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 61,332 housing units in Eugene. This represents a 27.8% growth from 47,991 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 61,170 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 162 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Eugene is about 51.7%. Eugene's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Eugene were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.70%
One Bedroom16.20%
Two Bedrooms28.70%
Three Bedrooms36.90%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$152,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$146,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$638

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free24.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%