Idaho Springs, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 913 housing units in Idaho Springs. This represents a 2.2% growth from 893 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 913 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Idaho Springs is about 57.8%. Idaho Springs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Idaho Springs were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom21%
Two Bedrooms36.50%
Three Bedrooms28.90%
Four Bedrooms8.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$151,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$129,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1946
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$646

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.10%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage58.70%
Debt Free27.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.2%