Gulfport, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,294 housing units in Gulfport. This represents a 3.1% growth from 7,077 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,294 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gulfport is about 71.4%. Gulfport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.5%. Average household size is 2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gulfport were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom21.30%
Two Bedrooms53.40%
Three Bedrooms19.50%
Four Bedrooms3.70%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$66,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$59,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.04
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$428

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.90%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage49.10%
Debt Free32.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%