Big Spring, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,882 housing units in Big Spring. This represents a 0.1% growth from 9,876 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,694 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 188 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Big Spring is about 64.1%. Big Spring's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17.3%. Average household size is 2.51 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Big Spring were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms33.10%
Three Bedrooms42.90%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$36,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$19,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$308

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.90%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage43.70%
Debt Free52.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%