Merriam, KS Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,069 housing units in Merriam.
This represents a 5.5% decline from 5,366 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 5,069 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Merriam is about 64.2%.
Merriam's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%.
Average household size is 2.26 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Merriam were built after 1967.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.30%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Median year structure was built||1964|
|Median Value of occupied units||$112,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$86,300|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.73|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$678|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.60%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||17.2%|