Cookeville, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,802 housing units in Cookeville. This represents a 16.4% growth from 9,284 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,182 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 620 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cookeville is about 45.6%. Cookeville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cookeville were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom12.70%
Two Bedrooms32.70%
Three Bedrooms37.40%
Four Bedrooms13.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$102,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$92,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$353

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.70%
Home Equity Loan4.50%
Simple Mortgage39.30%
Debt Free51.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%