Richardson, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 36,362 housing units in Richardson. This represents a 26.5% growth from 28,734 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 36,362 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Richardson is about 64.5%. Richardson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.6%. Average household size is 2.59 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Richardson were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms17.10%
Three Bedrooms36.20%
Four Bedrooms27.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$131,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$148,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$869

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage64.70%
Debt Free24.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%