Baxter Springs, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,065 housing units in Baxter Springs. This represents a 3.3% growth from 1,999 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,045 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 20 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Baxter Springs is about 66.5%. Baxter Springs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.5%. Average household size is 2.51 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Baxter Springs were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom13.50%
Two Bedrooms39.30%
Three Bedrooms40.50%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$51,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$28,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$255

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage52.90%
Debt Free41.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%