Palmer Heights, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,418 housing units in Palmer Heights. This represents a 2.8% decline from 1,459 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,418 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Palmer Heights is about 96.1%. Palmer Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.4%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Palmer Heights were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom2.90%
Two Bedrooms14.80%
Three Bedrooms62.90%
Four Bedrooms18.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$125,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$181,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.76
Median year structure was built1972

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan11%
Simple Mortgage42.50%
Debt Free43.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%