Belle Glade, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,765 housing units in Belle Glade. This represents a 4.6% decline from 6,045 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,715 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 50 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belle Glade is about 42%. Belle Glade's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.4%. Average household size is 3.05 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Belle Glade were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type9.50%
One Bedroom24.90%
Two Bedrooms30%
Three Bedrooms29.20%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.17
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$74,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$245

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage50.40%
Debt Free39.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%