Johnson City, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 25,599 housing units in Johnson City. This represents a 20.5% growth from 21,241 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 25,178 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 421 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Johnson City is about 56.9%. Johnson City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Johnson City were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms33.90%
Three Bedrooms32.90%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$99,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$89,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$356

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.50%
Home Equity Loan7.10%
Simple Mortgage44.60%
Debt Free40.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.7%