Mitchell, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,567 housing units in Mitchell. This represents a 8.3% growth from 6,064 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,480 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 87 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mitchell is about 56.4%. Mitchell's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.7%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mitchell were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom18.20%
Two Bedrooms30.60%
Three Bedrooms31.60%
Four Bedrooms13.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$69,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.72
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$372

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan5.40%
Simple Mortgage47.40%
Debt Free42.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.2%