Elgin, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,037 housing units in Elgin. This represents a 6.6% growth from 1,910 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,982 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 55 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elgin is about 67.1%. Elgin's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elgin were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom18.60%
Two Bedrooms29%
Three Bedrooms40.40%
Four Bedrooms9.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$75,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$32,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.02
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$308

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.50%
Home Equity Loan2.40%
Simple Mortgage51.90%
Debt Free44.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%