Sun City West, AZ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,267 housing units in Sun City West. This represents a 66.6% growth from 10,367 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,242 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 25 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sun City West is about 95.4%. Sun City West's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.7%. Average household size is 1.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sun City West were built after 1988.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom4.40%
Two Bedrooms80.70%
Three Bedrooms13.70%
Four Bedrooms0.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.76
Median year structure was built1988
Median Value of occupied units$142,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$113,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.5
Median year structure was built1986
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage0.90%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage25.30%
Debt Free71.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs9.9%