Emmaus, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,198 housing units in Emmaus. This represents a 6.7% growth from 4,870 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,198 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Emmaus is about 63.7%. Emmaus's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom19.10%
Two Bedrooms21.40%
Three Bedrooms41.10%
Four Bedrooms15.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$113,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.66
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$683

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan15.60%
Simple Mortgage46.40%
Debt Free32.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.8%