Brownsville, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,579 housing units in Brownsville. This represents a 2.5% growth from 1,541 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,579 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brownsville is about 54.1%. Brownsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 19.3%. Average household size is 2.18 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brownsville were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom21.40%
Two Bedrooms26.90%
Three Bedrooms38.20%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$35,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$288

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage37.50%
Debt Free47.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%