Port St. Lucie, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 36,908 housing units in Port St. Lucie.

Of those housing units, 36,469 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 439 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Port St. Lucie is about 82.9%. Port St. Lucie's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.1%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port St. Lucie were built after 1988.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom1.80%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms63.10%
Four Bedrooms5.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1988
Median Value of occupied units$88,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$86,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1986
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$618

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage59.50%
Debt Free24.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%