Ft. Sumner, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 660 housing units in Ft. Sumner. This represents a 4.6% decline from 692 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 660 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ft. Sumner is about 77.9%. Ft. Sumner's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20.6%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ft. Sumner were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom16.50%
Two Bedrooms35%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms8.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$41,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$196

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan0.40%
Simple Mortgage20%
Debt Free76.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%