Fife, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,244 housing units in Fife. This represents a 4.3% growth from 2,152 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,221 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 23 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fife is about 24.4%. Fife's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fife were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom34%
Two Bedrooms40.10%
Three Bedrooms16.20%
Four Bedrooms4.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$145,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$539

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.50%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage45.60%
Debt Free39.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%