Rockwell City, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 953 housing units in Rockwell City. This represents a 4.9% decline from 1,002 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 953 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockwell City is about 75.8%. Rockwell City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.9%. Average household size is 2.14 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockwell City were built after 1947.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms30.50%
Three Bedrooms41.70%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1942
Median Value of occupied units$55,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$26,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.75
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$313

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.20%
Home Equity Loan1.90%
Simple Mortgage41.90%
Debt Free55.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13%