Lynden, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,614 housing units in Lynden. This represents a 66.8% growth from 2,167 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,606 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 8 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lynden is about 67.8%. Lynden's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lynden were built after 1985.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom8%
Two Bedrooms28.30%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms17.40%
Five Bedrooms or more6.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1986
Median Value of occupied units$157,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$142,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$605

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan10.70%
Simple Mortgage53.20%
Debt Free28.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.6%