Sweetwater, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,500 housing units in Sweetwater. This represents a 15.3% growth from 2,168 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,151 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 349 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sweetwater is about 68.2%. Sweetwater's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.3%. Average household size is 2.17 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sweetwater were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms35.60%
Three Bedrooms42.80%
Four Bedrooms7.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$70,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$96,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$270

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan3.90%
Simple Mortgage45.70%
Debt Free46%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.6%