Houston, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 172 housing units in Houston. This represents a 9% decline from 189 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 165 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 7 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Houston is about 83.3%. Houston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.8%. Average household size is 2.85 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Houston were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom7.60%
Two Bedrooms27.90%
Three Bedrooms55.20%
Four Bedrooms6.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.97
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$88,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1939

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage17%
Home Equity Loan11.60%
Simple Mortgage36.60%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.6%