Mars, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 717 housing units in Mars. This represents a 6.7% growth from 672 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 717 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mars is about 52%. Mars's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.5%. Average household size is 2.16 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mars were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom26.90%
Two Bedrooms28.90%
Three Bedrooms32.40%
Four Bedrooms9.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1942
Median Value of occupied units$101,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$72,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.57
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$456

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.10%
Home Equity Loan19.40%
Simple Mortgage38.20%
Debt Free38.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%