University City, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,501 housing units in University City. This represents a 1.2% decline from 17,706 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,501 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in University City is about 57.8%. University City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in University City were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom12.70%
Two Bedrooms37.30%
Three Bedrooms33.90%
Four Bedrooms9.50%
Five Bedrooms or more4%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$104,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$512

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage8.10%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free25.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%