Lenox, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 615 housing units in Lenox. This represents a 5.7% growth from 582 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 615 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lenox is about 68.4%. Lenox's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.1%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lenox were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms34.10%
Three Bedrooms31.70%
Four Bedrooms17.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$46,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$267

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage34.10%
Debt Free58.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%