Bartow, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,073 housing units in Bartow. This represents a 3.4% growth from 5,874 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,970 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 103 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bartow is about 70.4%. Bartow's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom8.20%
Two Bedrooms31.90%
Three Bedrooms45.30%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$70,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$46,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$321

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage9.20%
Home Equity Loan3%
Simple Mortgage45.20%
Debt Free42.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%