Sunbury, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,072 housing units in Sunbury. This represents a 0.9% decline from 5,116 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,072 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sunbury is about 45.1%. Sunbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.5%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom21.60%
Two Bedrooms21.50%
Three Bedrooms41.60%
Four Bedrooms11%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$62,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$46,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$327

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage6.90%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage48.70%
Debt Free36.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18%