Longboat Key, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,864 housing units in Longboat Key. This represents a 25.4% growth from 7,067 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,864 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Longboat Key is about 91.9%. Longboat Key's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 51.6%. Average household size is 1.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Longboat Key were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom3.80%
Two Bedrooms61.70%
Three Bedrooms28.70%
Four Bedrooms4.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.75
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$413,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$400,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,729

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage40%
Debt Free45.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.8%