Hobe Sound, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,013 housing units in Hobe Sound. This represents a 2.5% growth from 5,866 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,870 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 143 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hobe Sound is about 81.1%. Hobe Sound's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.7%. Average household size is 2.12 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hobe Sound were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom9.80%
Two Bedrooms52.70%
Three Bedrooms29.40%
Four Bedrooms5.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$142,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$103,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.76
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$579

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage48.60%
Debt Free34.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%