Selmer, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,142 housing units in Selmer. This represents a 20.3% growth from 1,780 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,856 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 286 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Selmer is about 65.7%. Selmer's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.5%. Average household size is 2.1 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Selmer were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom9.70%
Two Bedrooms34%
Three Bedrooms43.80%
Four Bedrooms8.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$64,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.83
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$230

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.20%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage45.80%
Debt Free50.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%