Baytown, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 26,318 housing units in Baytown. This represents a 5.2% growth from 25,020 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 25,927 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 391 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Baytown is about 59.5%. Baytown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%. Average household size is 2.8 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.50%
One Bedroom19%
Two Bedrooms28.40%
Three Bedrooms38.80%
Four Bedrooms9.30%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$66,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$465

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage2.30%
Home Equity Loan2.40%
Simple Mortgage54.40%
Debt Free40.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%