Box Elder, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,058 housing units in Box Elder. This represents a 0.8% growth from 1,050 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 960 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 98 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Box Elder is about 66.6%. Box Elder's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 2.83 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Box Elder were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom4.30%
Two Bedrooms37.10%
Three Bedrooms40.40%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$65,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$22,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$425

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage73.30%
Debt Free13.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%