Festus, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,026 housing units in Festus. This represents a 22.3% growth from 3,292 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,015 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 11 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Festus is about 65.1%. Festus's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.5%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms36.40%
Three Bedrooms41.70%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$87,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$88,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$297

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage8.30%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage52.30%
Debt Free31.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%