Safford, AZ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,691 housing units in Safford. This represents a 29.2% growth from 2,857 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,670 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 21 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Safford is about 69.8%. Safford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.9%. Average household size is 2.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Safford were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms25.20%
Three Bedrooms45.50%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$83,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$371

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan7.10%
Simple Mortgage48%
Debt Free39%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%