Gowrie, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 472 housing units in Gowrie. This represents a 0.2% growth from 471 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 472 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gowrie is about 75.3%. Gowrie's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gowrie were built after 1944.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom6.60%
Two Bedrooms32.40%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms14.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$62,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$47,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$189

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan2.30%
Simple Mortgage43.80%
Debt Free50.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs11.9%