Tompkinsville, KY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,299 housing units in Tompkinsville. This represents a 0.5% growth from 1,292 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,299 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tompkinsville is about 55.6%. Tompkinsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms39.70%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms6.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$63,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.18
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$273

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.40%
Home Equity Loan7.10%
Simple Mortgage49.70%
Debt Free41.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%