Clarinda, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,199 housing units in Clarinda. This represents a 1.6% growth from 2,164 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,139 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 60 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clarinda is about 67.9%. Clarinda's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.5%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Clarinda were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom12.80%
Two Bedrooms31.50%
Three Bedrooms36.50%
Four Bedrooms13.70%
Five Bedrooms or more4%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$68,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$63,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$323

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage54.40%
Debt Free38.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.5%