Hiawatha, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,657 housing units in Hiawatha. This represents a 2.1% growth from 1,623 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,637 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 20 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hiawatha is about 66.8%. Hiawatha's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.5%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hiawatha were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms26.10%
Three Bedrooms39.50%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$60,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$324

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage44%
Debt Free49.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14%