Parsons, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,364 housing units in Parsons. This represents a 1.6% decline from 5,451 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,205 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 159 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Parsons is about 65.8%. Parsons's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.3%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Parsons were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms37.80%
Three Bedrooms38.20%
Four Bedrooms9.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$37,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$33,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$272

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan1.30%
Simple Mortgage46.20%
Debt Free48.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16%