Ellensburg, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,763 housing units in Ellensburg. This represents a 34.9% growth from 5,015 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,684 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 79 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ellensburg is about 34.8%. Ellensburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ellensburg were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.70%
One Bedroom24.10%
Two Bedrooms37.40%
Three Bedrooms25.70%
Four Bedrooms6.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$113,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$89,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.9
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$443

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage55.70%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%