Darby, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,999 housing units in Darby. This represents a 1.1% decline from 4,042 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,999 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Darby is about 63.3%. Darby's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.9%. Average household size is 2.88 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Darby were built after 1944.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms14.30%
Three Bedrooms64.30%
Four Bedrooms6.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.07
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$51,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1945
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$428

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage52.10%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.9%