Placid Lakes, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,583 housing units in Placid Lakes. This represents a 35.4% growth from 1,169 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,268 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 315 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Placid Lakes is about 85.5%. Placid Lakes's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Placid Lakes were built after 1985.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom5.20%
Two Bedrooms49.60%
Three Bedrooms38.90%
Four Bedrooms4%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$83,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$81,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.35
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$400

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan5.90%
Simple Mortgage36.90%
Debt Free51.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%