Clairton, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,350 housing units in Clairton. This represents a 7% decline from 4,676 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,350 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clairton is about 66.6%. Clairton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.7%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom11.90%
Two Bedrooms40.50%
Three Bedrooms41.70%
Four Bedrooms4.30%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$38,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$18,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1945
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$361

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage35.10%
Debt Free50.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%