Tybee Island, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,695 housing units in Tybee Island. This represents a 25.3% growth from 2,150 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 85 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tybee Island is about 69.9%. Tybee Island's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 41.4%. Average household size is 2.08 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms34.80%
Three Bedrooms36.50%
Four Bedrooms9.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$177,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$202,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$672

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage53%
Debt Free35.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%