Pittston, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,902 housing units in Pittston. This represents a 3.2% decline from 4,029 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,902 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pittston is about 58.8%. Pittston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.5%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pittston were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom13.70%
Two Bedrooms26.90%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$74,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1941
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$315

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan5.40%
Simple Mortgage38.30%
Debt Free49.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.8%