Pittsburg, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,886 housing units in Pittsburg. This represents a 5.2% growth from 8,445 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,729 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 157 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pittsburg is about 50.3%. Pittsburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.8%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom13.70%
Two Bedrooms40.70%
Three Bedrooms31.70%
Four Bedrooms8.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$53,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$32,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$331

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage39.20%
Debt Free50.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.2%