Shelton, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,422 housing units in Shelton. This represents a 12.3% growth from 3,046 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,422 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shelton is about 61%. Shelton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.5 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shelton were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom15%
Two Bedrooms32.60%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms10.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$94,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage58.50%
Debt Free28.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%