Auburn, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,742 housing units in Auburn. This represents a 19.8% growth from 13,977 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 16,594 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 148 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Auburn is about 53.9%. Auburn's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Auburn were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom17.30%
Two Bedrooms37.30%
Three Bedrooms31.50%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$153,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$124,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$563

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage60.10%
Debt Free22%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.1%