Santa Fe, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 30,488 housing units in Santa Fe. This represents a 23.5% growth from 24,681 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 29,942 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 546 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Santa Fe is about 58.2%. Santa Fe's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Santa Fe were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.70%
One Bedroom18.20%
Two Bedrooms32.70%
Three Bedrooms35.60%
Four Bedrooms8.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.38
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$182,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$227,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$693

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan5.10%
Simple Mortgage51.20%
Debt Free34.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%