Spanaway, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,916 housing units in Spanaway. This represents a 48% growth from 5,347 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,916 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Spanaway is about 71.5%. Spanaway's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%. Average household size is 2.83 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Spanaway were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom8.40%
Two Bedrooms22.70%
Three Bedrooms53.50%
Four Bedrooms12%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$132,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$135,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.83
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$626

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage11.10%
Home Equity Loan7.30%
Simple Mortgage68.20%
Debt Free13.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.6%