Yankton, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,665 housing units in Yankton. This represents a 8.5% growth from 5,219 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,517 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 148 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Yankton is about 62.2%. Yankton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Yankton were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom17.20%
Two Bedrooms34%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms14.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$78,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$401

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage49.50%
Debt Free37.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%