Austin, TX Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 276,611 housing units in Austin.
This represents a 27.4% growth from 217,054 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 273,678 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,933 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Austin is about 44.9%.
Austin's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%.
Average household size is 2.4 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Austin were built after 1979.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.72|
|Median year structure was built||1978|
|Median Value of occupied units||$124,700|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$116,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Median year structure was built||1980|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$729|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.10%|
|Home Equity Loan||4.80%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19.1%|