Blades, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 391 housing units in Blades. This represents a 17.1% growth from 334 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 391 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Blades is about 61.7%. Blades's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.8%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Blades were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom8.70%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms46.30%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$63,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$404

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.10%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free29.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.6%