Diamondhead, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,084 housing units in Diamondhead. This represents a 64.8% growth from 1,871 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,210 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 874 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Diamondhead is about 91.3%. Diamondhead's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Diamondhead were built after 1991.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.50%
One Bedroom3.90%
Two Bedrooms13.70%
Three Bedrooms63%
Four Bedrooms13.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1991
Median Value of occupied units$135,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$122,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.82
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$374

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan2.60%
Simple Mortgage54.50%
Debt Free36.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%