Wilkes-Barre Township, PA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,572 housing units in Wilkes-Barre Township.
This represents a 6.7% decline from 1,685 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,572 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Wilkes-Barre Township is about 60.8%.
Wilkes-Barre Township's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%.
Average household size is 2.16 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wilkes-Barre Township were built after 1943.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.50%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$68,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$45,000|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.81|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$675|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||8.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19%|