Taft, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,214 housing units in Taft. This represents a 0.3% growth from 1,210 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,189 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 25 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Taft is about 64.5%. Taft's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%. Average household size is 3.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Taft were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms28.30%
Three Bedrooms44.80%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.06
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$45,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$46,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$277

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.60%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage46.20%
Debt Free53.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.3%