Valparaiso, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,020 housing units in Valparaiso. This represents a 4.3% growth from 1,937 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,957 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 63 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Valparaiso is about 68.8%. Valparaiso's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.7%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Valparaiso were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms49%
Four Bedrooms13.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$89,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$396

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan5%
Simple Mortgage46.70%
Debt Free40.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%