Chester Heights, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,135 housing units in Chester Heights. This represents a 11.7% growth from 1,016 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,135 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chester Heights is about 74.8%. Chester Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chester Heights were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms46.60%
Three Bedrooms27.50%
Four Bedrooms12.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$133,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,102

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan7.40%
Simple Mortgage69.30%
Debt Free16.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.9%