Brownsville, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,390 housing units in Brownsville. This represents a 14.1% growth from 3,848 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,203 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 187 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brownsville is about 58.8%. Brownsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brownsville were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms30.90%
Three Bedrooms44.80%
Four Bedrooms10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$67,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$59,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$162

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan2.30%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free35.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%