Grand Prairie, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 46,261 housing units in Grand Prairie. This represents a 19.5% growth from 38,721 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 46,042 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 219 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Grand Prairie is about 61.3%. Grand Prairie's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.9 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Grand Prairie were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.40%
One Bedroom16.70%
Two Bedrooms23.20%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.07
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$84,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$77,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$614

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage3.60%
Home Equity Loan4.40%
Simple Mortgage69.70%
Debt Free22%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.6%