Harker Heights, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,845 housing units in Harker Heights. This represents a 32.1% growth from 5,182 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,375 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 470 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Harker Heights is about 59.4%. Harker Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Harker Heights were built after 1986.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms22.70%
Three Bedrooms44%
Four Bedrooms21.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.79
Median year structure was built1986
Median Value of occupied units$110,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$114,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$362

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.50%
Home Equity Loan3.50%
Simple Mortgage77.10%
Debt Free17.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%