Hazleton, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,523 housing units in Hazleton. This represents a 1.6% growth from 11,343 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 11,523 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hazleton is about 59%. Hazleton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hazleton were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms28.20%
Three Bedrooms43.50%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$67,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1942
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$374

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3%
Home Equity Loan5.90%
Simple Mortgage39.90%
Debt Free51%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%