Savannah, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 57,496 housing units in Savannah. This represents a 2.2% decline from 58,762 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 57,290 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 206 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Savannah is about 50.3%. Savannah's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.6%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Savannah were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom15.80%
Two Bedrooms33.80%
Three Bedrooms37.80%
Four Bedrooms8.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$78,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$493

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.40%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage50.30%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%