Allen, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,249 housing units in Allen. This represents a 147% growth from 6,173 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,935 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 314 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Allen is about 85.7%. Allen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 3.06 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Allen were built after 1992.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom3.90%
Two Bedrooms9.30%
Three Bedrooms41.70%
Four Bedrooms39.40%
Five Bedrooms or more5%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.12
Median year structure was built1993
Median Value of occupied units$142,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$159,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1984
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$923

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage81.70%
Debt Free6.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.6%