Carbondale, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,524 housing units in Carbondale. This represents a 0.8% growth from 4,489 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,524 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Carbondale is about 61.4%. Carbondale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms25.70%
Three Bedrooms40.90%
Four Bedrooms15.20%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$66,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$60,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$350

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage36.30%
Debt Free46.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%