Monroe, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,353 housing units in Monroe. This represents a 154.3% growth from 1,712 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,309 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 44 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Monroe is about 61.2%. Monroe's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.7%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Monroe were built after 1991.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms25.40%
Three Bedrooms45.70%
Four Bedrooms13.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1995
Median Value of occupied units$181,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$149,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$855

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage10.40%
Home Equity Loan8.40%
Simple Mortgage66.70%
Debt Free13.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.1%