Gearhart, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,050 housing units in Gearhart. This represents a 47.9% growth from 710 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,000 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 50 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gearhart is about 78.3%. Gearhart's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 58.3%. Average household size is 2.16 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gearhart were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10.70%
Two Bedrooms35.20%
Three Bedrooms32.60%
Four Bedrooms14.30%
Five Bedrooms or more6.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$202,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$181,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$369

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage3.60%
Home Equity Loan7.90%
Simple Mortgage47.10%
Debt Free40.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%