Lake Helen, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,189 housing units in Lake Helen. This represents a 15.1% growth from 1,033 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,085 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 104 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lake Helen is about 86.8%. Lake Helen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.1%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lake Helen were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom9.60%
Two Bedrooms39.40%
Three Bedrooms38.90%
Four Bedrooms11.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$68,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage54.10%
Debt Free34.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%