West Chester, PA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,541 housing units in West Chester.
This represents a 1.3% growth from 6,457 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 6,541 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in West Chester is about 37.3%.
West Chester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%.
Average household size is 2.31 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Chester were built after 1940.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||6.40%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$140,400|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$112,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Median year structure was built||1950|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$590|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||10.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||21.3%|