Longwood, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,230 housing units in Longwood. This represents a 6.2% growth from 4,924 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,230 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Longwood is about 75%. Longwood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.66 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom5%
Two Bedrooms20.30%
Three Bedrooms50.60%
Four Bedrooms22%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$99,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$686

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.20%
Home Equity Loan7.40%
Simple Mortgage67.20%
Debt Free13.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%