Howard, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 557 housing units in Howard. This represents a 4.5% growth from 533 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 557 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Howard is about 70.6%. Howard's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.5%. Average household size is 2.05 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Howard were built after 1947.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom14.50%
Two Bedrooms32.70%
Three Bedrooms32.10%
Four Bedrooms16.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$31,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$16,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$235

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan1.30%
Simple Mortgage33.40%
Debt Free61.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%