Houston, TX Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 782,378 housing units in Houston.
This represents a 7.7% growth from 726,435 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 781,214 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,164 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Houston is about 45.8%.
Houston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.2%.
Average household size is 2.68 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Houston were built after 1972.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.50%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.85|
|Median year structure was built||1967|
|Median Value of occupied units||$79,300|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$75,300|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Median year structure was built||1975|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$548|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.10%|
|Home Equity Loan||3.40%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||17.2%|