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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Delaware is $232,900, which is higher than the national average of $175,700. The Delaware median house value has grown by 78.60% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Delaware is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Delaware was built is 1982, which is newer than the median year for a house built in the USA which is 1976.

Topics:House ValueHousing OccupancyYear Structure BuiltMortgage StatusMortgage Owner's CostsNone-Mortgage Owner's CostsUnits in StructureRoomsBedroomsHouse Heating FuelGross RentVehicle Available

House Value

Median Value of a Total of 242,860 Owner Occupied Houses in Delaware, #16
Delaware
232,900 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #12
Delaware
78.60%
U.S.
46.91%
Ranks: $50K or Less, $50-100K, $100-150K, $150-200K, $200-300K, $300-500K, $500-1M, $1M or More

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house value data.

Housing Occupancy

 Delaware%U.S.
Total Housing Units411,250, see rank100%132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units339,04682.44%, see rank87.55%
Owner Occupied242,86059.05%, see rank56.34%
Renter Occupied96,18623.39%, see rank31.21%
Vacant Housing Units72,20417.56%, see rank12.45%
For Rent9,9432.42%, see rank2.34%
For Sale Only6,1801.50%, see rank1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied2,7460.67%, see rank0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use40,8809.94%, see rank3.97%
For Migrant Workers2000.05%, see rank0.03%
Other Vacant12,2552.98%, see rank4.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical housing occupancy data.

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #11
DelawareU.S.
19821976

Ranks: 1995 or earlier, 1960-1969, 1970-1979, 1980-1989, 1990-2000, 2000-2010

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical year structure built data.

Mortgage Status

 Delaware%U.S.
Owner-Occupied Units242,860100%74,787,460
With a Mortgage168,73069.48%, see rank65.58%
Without a Mortgage74,13030.52%, see rank34.42%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical mortgage status data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units with a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Delaware
1,575 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsDelaware%U.S.
$299 or Less2070.12%, see rank0.20%
$300 to $4992,4081.43%, see rank1.59%
$500 to $6995,8983.50%, see rank5.01%
$700 to $99917,88610.60%, see rank14.32%
$1,000 to $1,49950,25729.79%, see rank27.90%
$1,500 to $1,99946,39627.50%, see rank20.35%
$2,000 to $2,99936,10121.40%, see rank19.52%
$3,000 or More9,5775.68%, see rank11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Delaware
23.50% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Delaware%U.S.
10% or Less10,7966.40%, see rank5.86%
10% to 20%53,90331.95%, see rank31.95%
20% to 30%46,92627.81%, see rank27.64%
30% to 40%23,45613.90%, see rank13.74%
40% or More32,67819.37%, see rank20.29%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units with a mortgage data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units without a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Delaware
446 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsDelaware%U.S.
$199 or Less4,0875.51%, see rank7.76%
$200 to $29911,86716.01%, see rank14.70%
$300 to $49928,59338.57%, see rank34.63%
$500 to $69916,73922.58%, see rank21.16%
$700 or More12,84417.33%, see rank21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Delaware
11.10% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Delaware%U.S.
10% or Less33,50745.20%, see rank40.19%
10% to 20%21,91129.56%, see rank31.47%
20% to 30%8,12510.96%, see rank12.24%
30% to 40%3,7004.99%, see rank5.64%
40% or More6,1288.27%, see rank9.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units without a mortgage data.

Units in Structure

 Delaware%U.S.
Total Housing Units411,250100%132,741,033
1-unit, Detached240,24658.42%, see rank61.65%
1-unit, Attached60,67714.75%, see rank5.82%
2 Units6,4331.56%, see rank3.75%
3 or 4 Units9,9822.43%, see rank4.43%
5 to 9 Units15,7613.83%, see rank4.78%
10 or More Units40,8489.93%, see rank13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.37,3039.07%, see rank6.49%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical units in structure data.

Rooms

 Delaware%U.S.
Total Housing Units411,250100%132,741,033
1 Room3,7950.92%, see rank1.95%
2 Rooms3,7200.90%, see rank2.48%
3 Rooms24,5985.98%, see rank9.13%
4 Rooms50,20612.21%, see rank16.60%
5 Rooms70,90817.24%, see rank20.41%
6 Rooms80,38019.55%, see rank18.06%
7 Rooms63,92915.55%, see rank12.27%
8 Rooms49,06011.93%, see rank8.48%
9 Rooms or More64,65415.72%, see rank10.60%
Median Rooms6.20, see rank-5.50

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical rooms data.

Bedrooms

 Delaware%U.S.
Total Housing Units411,250100%132,741,033
No Bedroom4,4471.08%, see rank2.17%
1 Bedroom29,3557.14%, see rank11.16%
2 Bedrooms87,24121.21%, see rank26.69%
3 Bedrooms183,44344.61%, see rank39.70%
4 Bedrooms89,55721.78%, see rank16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms17,2074.18%, see rank4.22%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical bedrooms data.

House Heating Fuel

 Delaware%U.S.
Total Housing Units339,046100%116,211,092
Utility Gas137,17840.46%, see rank48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas34,80410.27%, see rank4.86%
Electricity108,18131.91%, see rank36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.51,75515.26%, see rank5.86%
Coal or Coke3890.11%, see rank0.12%
Wood3,3140.98%, see rank2.12%
Solar Energy1190.04%, see rank0.05%
Other Fuel2,1510.63%, see rank0.47%
No Fuel Used1,1550.34%, see rank1.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house heating fuel data.

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalDelaware%U.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent91,438100%39,201,928
$199 or Less1,4381.57%, see rank1.50%
$200 to $2992,6282.87%, see rank3.18%
$300 to $4994,8095.26%, see rank7.37%
$500 to $6997,5478.25%, see rank16.01%
$700 to $99928,26530.91%, see rank29.17%
$1,000 to $1,49934,28137.49%, see rank26.88%
$1,500 to $1,9999,86610.79%, see rank9.79%
$2,000 or More2,6042.85%, see rank6.10%
Median$1,012, see rank-$920

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gross rent data.

Vehicle Available

 Delaware%U.S.
Occupied Housing Units339,046100%116,211,092
No Vehicles Available21,8416.44%, see rank9.12%
1 Vehicles Available115,17833.97%, see rank33.80%
2 Vehicles Available135,54739.98%, see rank37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available66,48019.61%, see rank19.61%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical vehicle available data.


 
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