Wainwright, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 179 housing units in Wainwright. This represents a 11.9% growth from 160 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 179 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wainwright is about 57%. Wainwright's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16.8%. Average household size is 3.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wainwright were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type10.10%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms20.10%
Three Bedrooms41.30%
Four Bedrooms15.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.38
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$81,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$438

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage49.40%
Debt Free50.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.5%