Westland, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 38,076 housing units in Westland. This represents a 10.3% growth from 34,514 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 38,076 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Westland is about 62.7%. Westland's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Westland were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom17.40%
Two Bedrooms29%
Three Bedrooms44.20%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$118,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$99,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$590

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5.20%
Home Equity Loan12.90%
Simple Mortgage55.80%
Debt Free25.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%