Tarpon Springs, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,610 housing units in Tarpon Springs. This represents a 16.4% growth from 9,116 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tarpon Springs is about 78%. Tarpon Springs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.6%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms44.60%
Three Bedrooms32.90%
Four Bedrooms9.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$107,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$383

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage8.70%
Home Equity Loan6.30%
Simple Mortgage57%
Debt Free27.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.9%