Westchester, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,058 housing units in Westchester. This represents a 1.6% growth from 6,948 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,058 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Westchester is about 93.8%. Westchester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.4%. Average household size is 2.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Westchester were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom1.20%
Two Bedrooms37.80%
Three Bedrooms52.10%
Four Bedrooms7.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$168,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$163,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.85
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$754

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan7.40%
Simple Mortgage45.90%
Debt Free43.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%