Leon, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 973 housing units in Leon. This represents a 1% decline from 983 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 973 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Leon is about 66.9%. Leon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.7%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Leon were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom19.90%
Two Bedrooms31%
Three Bedrooms30.80%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$39,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$23,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.8
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$278

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan0.60%
Simple Mortgage34.30%
Debt Free63.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15%