Abilene, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,126 housing units in Abilene. This represents a 9.5% growth from 2,856 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,087 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 39 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Abilene is about 69.4%. Abilene's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.6%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Abilene were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom13.40%
Two Bedrooms38.30%
Three Bedrooms30.10%
Four Bedrooms14%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$65,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$71,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$282

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage54.10%
Debt Free36.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%