Bellevue, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 48,303 housing units in Bellevue. This represents a 29.1% growth from 37,428 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 48,256 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 47 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bellevue is about 61.3%. Bellevue's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bellevue were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.70%
One Bedroom16.10%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms26.30%
Four Bedrooms22.40%
Five Bedrooms or more6.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$299,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$314,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$992

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan10.50%
Simple Mortgage55.70%
Debt Free26.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.9%