Issaquah, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,086 housing units in Issaquah. This represents a 51.9% growth from 3,348 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,779 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 307 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Issaquah is about 58.3%. Issaquah's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Issaquah were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms35.30%
Three Bedrooms25.20%
Four Bedrooms18.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1986
Median Value of occupied units$278,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$272,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,173

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan13.10%
Simple Mortgage62.90%
Debt Free16%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%