Kearney, NE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,012 housing units in Kearney. This represents a 17.5% growth from 9,372 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,912 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 100 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kearney is about 56.1%. Kearney's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.9%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Kearney were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom12.20%
Two Bedrooms33.50%
Three Bedrooms32.90%
Four Bedrooms15.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$94,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.01
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$416

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage52%
Debt Free31.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%