Elkhart, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 162 housing units in Elkhart. This represents a 8.7% growth from 149 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 162 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elkhart is about 66.2%. Elkhart's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elkhart were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom21.60%
Two Bedrooms33.30%
Three Bedrooms34%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.65
Median year structure was built1964

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage40%
Debt Free56.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15%