Brenham, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,317 housing units in Brenham. This represents a 10.9% growth from 4,794 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,240 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 77 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brenham is about 60.7%. Brenham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brenham were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom14.50%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms43.40%
Four Bedrooms4.90%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$77,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$49,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$435

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.50%
Home Equity Loan1.80%
Simple Mortgage48.30%
Debt Free48.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%