Wauchula, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,597 housing units in Wauchula. This represents a 15.3% growth from 1,385 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,589 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 8 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wauchula is about 57.3%. Wauchula's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.89 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wauchula were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom20.20%
Two Bedrooms31.90%
Three Bedrooms40%
Four Bedrooms4.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$55,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$488

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage48.10%
Debt Free44.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.4%