Hempstead, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,787 housing units in Hempstead. This represents a 15.7% growth from 1,545 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,606 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 181 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hempstead is about 57.9%. Hempstead's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.3%. Average household size is 2.72 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hempstead were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom11.60%
Two Bedrooms40.90%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$71,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$450,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$318

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan4%
Simple Mortgage40.40%
Debt Free51.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%