Lenexa, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,348 housing units in Lenexa. This represents a 21.1% growth from 13,496 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,770 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 578 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lenexa is about 62.9%. Lenexa's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lenexa were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom15.30%
Two Bedrooms20%
Three Bedrooms25.40%
Four Bedrooms34%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$156,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$140,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1984
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$723

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan11.50%
Simple Mortgage65.60%
Debt Free14.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%