Benkelman, NE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 580 housing units in Benkelman. This represents a 6.6% decline from 621 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 580 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Benkelman is about 77.3%. Benkelman's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20.2%. Average household size is 2.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benkelman were built after 1946.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom21.20%
Two Bedrooms36.40%
Three Bedrooms25.90%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$31,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$20,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.83
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$213

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.60%
Home Equity Loan0.60%
Simple Mortgage28.90%
Debt Free68.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.9%