Gillette, WY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,982 housing units in Gillette. This represents a 12.8% growth from 7,078 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,773 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 209 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gillette is about 65.2%. Gillette's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10.70%
Two Bedrooms28.30%
Three Bedrooms38.70%
Four Bedrooms17.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$99,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$191

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage16.80%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage61.90%
Debt Free18%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%