Des Peres, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,104 housing units in Des Peres. This represents a 10.4% growth from 2,812 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,104 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Des Peres is about 95.7%. Des Peres's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.5%. Average household size is 2.89 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Des Peres were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom0.20%
Two Bedrooms5.20%
Three Bedrooms33.20%
Four Bedrooms48.80%
Five Bedrooms or more12.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$253,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$158,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1959

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage55.90%
Debt Free29.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%