Wamego, KS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,708 housing units in Wamego. This represents a 16.3% growth from 1,468 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,695 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 13 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wamego is about 69%. Wamego's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wamego were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom5.60%
Two Bedrooms32.30%
Three Bedrooms46.20%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$79,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$353

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage57.70%
Debt Free29.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%