Tacoma, WA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 81,037 housing units in Tacoma.
This represents a 7.8% growth from 75,147 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 81,023 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 14 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Tacoma is about 54.8%.
Tacoma's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.1%.
Average household size is 2.45 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tacoma were built after 1959.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.90%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Median year structure was built||1953|
|Median Value of occupied units||$123,300|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$111,700|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Median year structure was built||1967|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$504|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.40%|
|Home Equity Loan||6.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||22.2%|