Sikeston, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,425 housing units in Sikeston. This represents a 1.3% growth from 7,329 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,358 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 67 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sikeston is about 56.5%. Sikeston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sikeston were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms31.80%
Three Bedrooms45.20%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$75,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$35,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$317

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan5.50%
Simple Mortgage48%
Debt Free40.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.8%