West Homestead, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,106 housing units in West Homestead. This represents a 9.2% decline from 1,218 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,106 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 Homestead is about 78.1%. West Homestead's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.6%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Homestead were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms39%
Three Bedrooms44.70%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$72,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$47,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1940
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$288

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan7.40%
Simple Mortgage22.90%
Debt Free64.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%