Tatum, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 372 housing units in Tatum. This represents a 2.6% decline from 382 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 372 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tatum is about 79%. Tatum's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 26.9%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tatum were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom19.90%
Two Bedrooms26.90%
Three Bedrooms42.50%
Four Bedrooms7%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$32,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$12,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.20%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage35.30%
Debt Free63.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs10.4%