Hometown, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,938 housing units in Hometown. This represents a 0.7% decline from 1,951 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,938 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hometown is about 77.9%. Hometown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom1.50%
Two Bedrooms60.30%
Three Bedrooms30.20%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$96,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.35
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$225

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage11.10%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free26.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%