Castle Shannon, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,037 housing units in Castle Shannon. This represents a 0.7% decline from 4,066 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,037 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Castle Shannon is about 64.3%. Castle Shannon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Castle Shannon were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom13.80%
Two Bedrooms29.80%
Three Bedrooms46.50%
Four Bedrooms6.30%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$79,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$92,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.69
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$528

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage44.20%
Debt Free40.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%