Rainier, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 559 housing units in Rainier. This represents a 56.6% growth from 357 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 559 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rainier is about 81.7%. Rainier's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rainier were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom7.90%
Two Bedrooms15.70%
Three Bedrooms63.10%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$113,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$104,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$390

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage20.40%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage55.90%
Debt Free17.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.7%