Laredo, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 50,360 housing units in Laredo. This represents a 48.1% growth from 33,998 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 49,834 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 526 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Laredo is about 64.4%. Laredo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.9%. Average household size is 3.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Laredo were built after 1983.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.80%
One Bedroom16.50%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.87
Median year structure was built1986
Median Value of occupied units$77,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.4
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$380

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.70%
Home Equity Loan2.80%
Simple Mortgage51.90%
Debt Free43.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%