Poplar Bluff, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,870 housing units in Poplar Bluff. This represents a 0.8% growth from 7,810 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,755 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 115 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Poplar Bluff is about 54.8%. Poplar Bluff's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.4%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Poplar Bluff were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom14.20%
Two Bedrooms36.30%
Three Bedrooms37.80%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$50,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$36,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$270

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan3%
Simple Mortgage45.20%
Debt Free48.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.2%