Shiprock, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,547 housing units in Shiprock. This represents a 14.7% growth from 2,221 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,819 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 728 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shiprock is about 59.7%. Shiprock's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.9%. Average household size is 3.81 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shiprock were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type22.40%
One Bedroom15.80%
Two Bedrooms26.70%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.84
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$34,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.78
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$275

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage17.90%
Debt Free82.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs10.4%