Winter Haven, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,936 housing units in Winter Haven. This represents a 9.3% growth from 12,752 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,713 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 223 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Winter Haven is about 58.7%. Winter Haven's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15%. Average household size is 2.13 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Winter Haven were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom18.50%
Two Bedrooms45.80%
Three Bedrooms27.30%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$73,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.01
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$378

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan5.50%
Simple Mortgage47.70%
Debt Free39.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%