Vancouver, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 60,054 housing units in Vancouver. This represents a 185.6% growth from 21,025 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 59,835 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 219 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Vancouver is about 53.1%. Vancouver's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Vancouver were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms33.70%
Three Bedrooms39.30%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$142,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$616

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage10.70%
Home Equity Loan8.40%
Simple Mortgage59.80%
Debt Free20.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%