Palatka, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,340 housing units in Palatka. This represents a 0.3% growth from 4,325 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,151 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 189 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Palatka is about 54%. Palatka's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Palatka were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom18.60%
Two Bedrooms29.20%
Three Bedrooms41.20%
Four Bedrooms6.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$51,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$69,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$392

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage47.80%
Debt Free45.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.8%