Bloomsburg, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,403 housing units in Bloomsburg. This represents a 5% growth from 4,192 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,403 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bloomsburg is about 39.6%. Bloomsburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bloomsburg were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom16.70%
Two Bedrooms31.30%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$86,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1945
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$319

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage41.30%
Debt Free46.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%