Kirkland, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 21,939 housing units in Kirkland. This represents a 21.5% growth from 18,061 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 21,939 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kirkland is about 56.7%. Kirkland's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.12 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom17.40%
Two Bedrooms35.70%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$283,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$245,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.84
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$915

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage9.10%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage57.30%
Debt Free22.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.7%