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As of 2008-2012, median price of a house in Elsmere is $169,000, which is lower than the state average of $241,100 and is lower than the national average of $181,400. The Elsmere median house value has grown by 91.39% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Elsmere is higher than the state average rate of 84.89% and is higher than the national average rate of 51.67%. The median year that a house in Elsmere was built is 1952, which is older than the median year for a house built in the state which is 1980 and is older than the median year for a house built in the USA which is 1975.

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 1,389 Owner Occupied Houses in Elsmere, DE, #60
Elsmere, DE
169,000 USD
Delaware
241,100 USD
U.S.
181,400 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #43
Elsmere, DE
91.39%
Delaware
84.89%
U.S.
51.67%
Ranks: $50K or Less, $50-100K, $100-150K, $150-200K, $200-300K, $300-500K, $500-1M, $1M or More

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical house value data.

Housing Occupancy

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Total Housing Units2,664, see rank100%405,885131,704,730
Occupied Housing Units2,42490.99%, see rank84.33%88.62%
Owner Occupied1,57158.97%, see rank60.79%57.69%
Renter Occupied85332.02%, see rank23.55%30.93%
Vacant Housing Units2409.01%, see rank15.67%11.38%
For Rent1124.20%, see rank2.81%3.14%
For Sale Only461.73%, see rank1.47%1.44%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied70.26%, see rank0.42%0.48%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use50.19%, see rank8.85%3.53%
For Migrant Workers00.00%, see rank0.01%0.02%
Other Vacant702.63%, see rank2.10%2.77%

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

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #65
Elsmere, DEDelawareU.S.
195219801975

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

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical year structure built data.

Mortgage Status

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Owner-Occupied Units1,389100%242,78875,484,661
With a Mortgage1,06976.96%, see rank69.99%67.13%
Without a Mortgage32023.04%, see rank30.01%32.87%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical mortgage status data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units with a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Elsmere, DE
1,270 USD
Delaware
1,618 USD
U.S.
1,559 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsElsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
$299 or Less80.75%, see rank0.11%0.18%
$300 to $499171.59%, see rank1.21%1.59%
$500 to $699444.12%, see rank3.31%4.89%
$700 to $99920819.46%, see rank9.62%13.71%
$1,000 to $1,49944741.81%, see rank28.54%26.97%
$1,500 to $1,99927125.35%, see rank27.35%20.33%
$2,000 to $2,999696.45%, see rank22.98%20.10%
$3,000 or More50.47%, see rank6.86%12.24%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Elsmere, DE
24.40% of the Total Income
Delaware
24.50% of the Total Income
U.S.
24.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
10% or Less403.74%, see rank5.54%5.04%
10% to 20%30428.44%, see rank29.73%29.70%
20% to 30%37935.45%, see rank29.17%28.18%
30% to 40%14713.75%, see rank14.90%14.80%
40% or More19918.62%, see rank20.26%21.80%

*Based on 2008-2012 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
Elsmere, DE
338 USD
Delaware
443 USD
U.S.
449 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsElsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
$199 or Less4413.75%, see rank5.57%7.99%
$200 to $2997724.06%, see rank16.29%15.31%
$300 to $49911435.63%, see rank38.38%35.02%
$500 to $6997824.38%, see rank22.54%20.88%
$700 or More72.19%, see rank17.21%20.80%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Elsmere, DE
11.50% of the Total Income
Delaware
11.40% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.60% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
10% or Less13441.88%, see rank44.33%39.10%
10% to 20%8927.81%, see rank29.83%31.88%
20% to 30%144.38%, see rank10.67%12.59%
30% to 40%4012.50%, see rank5.67%5.84%
40% or More3410.63%, see rank8.68%9.41%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units without a mortgage data.

Units in Structure

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Total Housing Units2,498100%405,883131,642,457
1-unit, Detached91136.47%, see rank58.13%61.70%
1-unit, Attached77631.06%, see rank14.74%5.79%
2 Units2469.85%, see rank1.60%3.80%
3 or 4 Units30712.29%, see rank2.47%4.44%
5 to 9 Units1716.85%, see rank3.75%4.78%
10 or More Units873.48%, see rank9.87%12.89%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.00.00%, see rank9.44%6.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical units in structure data.

Rooms

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Total Housing Units2,498100%405,883131,642,457
1 Room532.12%, see rank1.10%1.95%
2 Rooms00.00%, see rank0.93%2.36%
3 Rooms1676.69%, see rank6.13%8.97%
4 Rooms42817.13%, see rank12.03%16.57%
5 Rooms58623.46%, see rank17.01%20.41%
6 Rooms56522.62%, see rank19.53%18.25%
7 Rooms33013.21%, see rank15.06%12.38%
8 Rooms2359.41%, see rank12.29%8.59%
9 Rooms or More1345.36%, see rank15.93%10.52%
Median Rooms5.50, see rank-6.205.50

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical rooms data.

Bedrooms

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Total Housing Units2,498100%405,883131,642,457
No Bedroom532.12%, see rank1.23%2.16%
1 Bedroom2178.69%, see rank7.13%11.12%
2 Bedrooms87334.95%, see rank21.24%26.85%
3 Bedrooms1,03941.59%, see rank44.44%39.76%
4 Bedrooms2499.97%, see rank21.66%15.95%
5 or More Bedrooms672.68%, see rank4.30%4.16%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical bedrooms data.

House Heating Fuel

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Total Housing Units2,287100%334,076115,226,802
Utility Gas1,33258.24%, see rank40.19%49.42%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas160.70%, see rank10.90%5.03%
Electricity53123.22%, see rank29.95%35.51%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.40817.84%, see rank17.02%6.46%
Coal or Coke00.00%, see rank0.08%0.12%
Wood00.00%, see rank1.06%2.08%
Solar Energy00.00%, see rank0.03%0.04%
Other Fuel00.00%, see rank0.51%0.43%
No Fuel Used00.00%, see rank0.25%0.90%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical house heating fuel data.

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalElsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent879100%86,86837,562,111
$199 or Less00.00%, see rank1.82%1.76%
$200 to $29900.00%, see rank2.93%3.29%
$300 to $499667.51%, see rank5.64%8.20%
$500 to $699707.96%, see rank8.82%17.39%
$700 to $99938243.46%, see rank32.60%29.40%
$1,000 to $1,49929433.45%, see rank35.76%25.73%
$1,500 to $1,999677.62%, see rank9.96%8.92%
$2,000 or More00.00%, see rank2.46%5.30%
Median$933, see rank-$985$889

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical gross rent data.

Vehicle Available

 Elsmere, DE%DelawareU.S.
Occupied Housing Units2,287100%334,076115,226,802
No Vehicles Available2159.40%, see rank6.61%9.03%
1 Vehicles Available1,06746.66%, see rank33.19%33.67%
2 Vehicles Available69130.21%, see rank40.79%37.64%
3 or More Vehicles Available31413.73%, see rank19.41%19.66%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical vehicle available data.


 
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