Cle Elum, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 941 housing units in Cle Elum. This represents a 6.1% growth from 887 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 913 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 28 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cle Elum is about 59.9%. Cle Elum's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.5%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cle Elum were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.90%
One Bedroom16.90%
Two Bedrooms37.60%
Three Bedrooms31.90%
Four Bedrooms8%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$103,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$86,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage43.40%
Debt Free46.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%