Birmingham, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,725 housing units in Birmingham. This represents a 0.4% decline from 9,764 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,725 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Birmingham is about 75.8%. Birmingham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.12 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Birmingham were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom9.40%
Two Bedrooms27.90%
Three Bedrooms39.60%
Four Bedrooms17.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$318,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$555,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.64
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,029

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage59.90%
Debt Free23.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%