Elma, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,267 housing units in Elma. This represents a 4.7% growth from 1,210 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,244 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 23 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elma is about 57.6%. Elma's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elma were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom18.40%
Two Bedrooms34.10%
Three Bedrooms40.10%
Four Bedrooms3.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$99,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$419

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage13.40%
Home Equity Loan7.70%
Simple Mortgage49%
Debt Free29.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20%