Staples, MN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,421 housing units in Staples. This represents a 14% growth from 1,247 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,284 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 137 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Staples is about 64.1%. Staples's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.1%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Staples were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom17.20%
Two Bedrooms33.30%
Three Bedrooms27.40%
Four Bedrooms16%
Five Bedrooms or more4.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$51,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$52,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$245

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan5.30%
Simple Mortgage44.10%
Debt Free43.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%