Purvis, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 880 housing units in Purvis. This represents a 5.8% growth from 832 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 880 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Purvis is about 72.8%. Purvis's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%. Average household size is 2.72 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Purvis were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom3.80%
Two Bedrooms24.10%
Three Bedrooms59.20%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$57,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$36,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$330

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage4.70%
Home Equity Loan1.50%
Simple Mortgage51.80%
Debt Free41.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16%