Seaford, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,760 housing units in Seaford. This represents a 16.9% growth from 2,360 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,760 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Seaford is about 50.7%. Seaford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Seaford were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom12.60%
Two Bedrooms33.30%
Three Bedrooms38.20%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$87,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$152,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.13
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$493

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.60%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage46.60%
Debt Free35.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%