Elwood, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 491 housing units in Elwood. This represents a 2.9% growth from 477 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 422 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 69 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elwood is about 72.9%. Elwood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elwood were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom7.50%
Two Bedrooms48.30%
Three Bedrooms35.60%
Four Bedrooms7.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$45,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$502

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan2.10%
Simple Mortgage51.40%
Debt Free42.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%