Rifle, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,630 housing units in Rifle. This represents a 32.6% growth from 1,984 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,602 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 28 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rifle is about 60.1%. Rifle's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.7 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms31.20%
Three Bedrooms39.70%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.18
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$144,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$154,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.97
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$703

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage16.90%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage59.10%
Debt Free17.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21%