North Sarasota, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,265 housing units in North Sarasota. This represents a 2.6% growth from 3,181 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,265 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in North Sarasota is about 80.9%. North Sarasota's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.4%. Average household size is 2.46 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in North Sarasota were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms50.30%
Three Bedrooms30.60%
Four Bedrooms6.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$82,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$81,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.19
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$377

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.80%
Home Equity Loan6.30%
Simple Mortgage58%
Debt Free22.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.1%