Ft. Worth, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 211,165 housing units in Ft. Worth. This represents a 8.6% growth from 194,429 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 209,003 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,162 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ft. Worth is about 55.9%. Ft. Worth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.6%. Average household size is 2.67 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ft. Worth were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom20.40%
Two Bedrooms30.70%
Three Bedrooms35.20%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$71,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$494

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage2.60%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage59.40%
Debt Free35.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%