Mertens, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 67 housing units in Mertens. This represents a 21.8% growth from 55 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 67 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mertens is about 88.5%. Mertens's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mertens were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom6%
Two Bedrooms38.80%
Three Bedrooms46.30%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$51,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size5.29
Median year structure was built1945
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$400

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage24.50%
Debt Free67.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%