West Linn, OR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,745 housing units in West Linn. This represents a 47% growth from 5,951 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,731 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 14 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Linn is about 78.5%. West Linn's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.3%. Average household size is 2.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Linn were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom5.90%
Two Bedrooms16.60%
Three Bedrooms40.40%
Four Bedrooms26.60%
Five Bedrooms or more8.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.87
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$246,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$254,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$918

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage13.40%
Home Equity Loan12.80%
Simple Mortgage60%
Debt Free13.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%