Downs, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 543 housing units in Downs. This represents a 5.6% decline from 575 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 543 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Downs is about 81.9%. Downs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.7%. Average household size is 2.09 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom4.40%
Two Bedrooms50.30%
Three Bedrooms25.20%
Four Bedrooms14.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$33,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$275

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.50%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage38.80%
Debt Free59.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.1%