Cincinnati, OH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 165,945 housing units in Cincinnati. This represents a 1.9% decline from 169,088 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 165,945 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cincinnati is about 39%. Cincinnati's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.8%. Average household size is 2.14 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cincinnati were built after 1948.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.80%
One Bedroom30%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms22.30%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$93,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$379

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.20%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage52.50%
Debt Free28.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%