Sewanee, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 542 housing units in Sewanee. This represents a 1.1% decline from 548 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 542 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sewanee is about 66%. Sewanee's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.9%. Average household size is 2.09 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sewanee were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom7.60%
Two Bedrooms21.20%
Three Bedrooms40.80%
Four Bedrooms21.20%
Five Bedrooms or more9.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$170,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1950

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage36%
Debt Free51.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%