Fairbury, NE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,126 housing units in Fairbury. This represents a 4.1% decline from 2,216 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,115 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 11 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fairbury is about 70.7%. Fairbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%. Average household size is 2.17 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fairbury were built after 1940.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom13%
Two Bedrooms41.70%
Three Bedrooms33.40%
Four Bedrooms9.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$40,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$26,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.53
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$218

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.70%
Home Equity Loan2.70%
Simple Mortgage35.30%
Debt Free58.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.2%