Monessen, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,468 housing units in Monessen. This represents a 8.9% decline from 4,902 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,468 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Monessen is about 76.8%. Monessen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.4%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Monessen were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom8.40%
Two Bedrooms37.80%
Three Bedrooms43.60%
Four Bedrooms7.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$53,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$31,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$195

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage33.10%
Debt Free59.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%