McKeesport, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,119 housing units in McKeesport. This represents a 11.3% decline from 12,535 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 11,119 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in McKeesport is about 60%. McKeesport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.2%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in McKeesport were built after 1941.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom13.90%
Two Bedrooms38.20%
Three Bedrooms37.80%
Four Bedrooms6.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$37,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$26,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$340

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage7.40%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage34.90%
Debt Free49.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%