Rockaway Beach, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,599 housing units in Rockaway Beach. This represents a 19.2% growth from 1,341 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,599 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockaway Beach is about 63.9%. Rockaway Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 59.8%. Average household size is 1.99 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockaway Beach were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom17.10%
Two Bedrooms44.50%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms5.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$149,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$140,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$463

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan4.10%
Simple Mortgage40.60%
Debt Free52%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17%