South Bethany, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,137 housing units in South Bethany. This represents a 34.6% growth from 845 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,097 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 40 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Bethany is about 94.3%. South Bethany's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 75.4%. Average household size is 1.83 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Bethany were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom0.20%
Two Bedrooms12.50%
Three Bedrooms54.80%
Four Bedrooms25.20%
Five Bedrooms or more7.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$240,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$300,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.13
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,216

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.10%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage51.80%
Debt Free37.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.8%