Mercedes, TX Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,452 housing units in Mercedes.
This represents a 34.9% growth from 4,042 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 5,452 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Mercedes is about 62.7%.
Mercedes's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 24.7%.
Average household size is 3.38 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mercedes were built after 1972.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.10%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||3.26|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Value of occupied units||$40,100|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$12,900|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||3.58|
|Median year structure was built||1970|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$198|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.20%|
|Home Equity Loan||3.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16%|