Paola, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,999 housing units in Paola. This represents a 5.7% growth from 1,892 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,968 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 31 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Paola is about 63.2%. Paola's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 2.39 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Paola were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms40%
Four Bedrooms13.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$87,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$425

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan7.30%
Simple Mortgage47.30%
Debt Free41.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%