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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Iowa is $126,300, which is lower than the national average of $175,700. The Iowa median house value has grown by 53.09% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Iowa is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Iowa was built is 1966, which is older 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 884,984 Owner Occupied Houses in Iowa, #43
Iowa
126,300 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #26
Iowa
53.09%
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

 Iowa%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,348,151, see rank100%132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units1,232,22891.40%, see rank87.55%
Owner Occupied884,98465.64%, see rank56.34%
Renter Occupied347,24425.76%, see rank31.21%
Vacant Housing Units115,9238.60%, see rank12.45%
For Rent23,1251.72%, see rank2.34%
For Sale Only15,5941.16%, see rank1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied10,6710.79%, see rank0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use19,9081.48%, see rank3.97%
For Migrant Workers1470.01%, see rank0.03%
Other Vacant46,4783.45%, see rank4.00%

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

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #44
IowaU.S.
19661976

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

 Iowa%U.S.
Owner-Occupied Units884,984100%74,787,460
With a Mortgage546,45161.75%, see rank65.58%
Without a Mortgage338,53338.25%, 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
Iowa
1,181 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsIowa%U.S.
$299 or Less1,2380.23%, see rank0.20%
$300 to $49913,0442.39%, see rank1.59%
$500 to $69947,1428.63%, see rank5.01%
$700 to $999130,86123.95%, see rank14.32%
$1,000 to $1,499196,17835.90%, see rank27.90%
$1,500 to $1,99993,82917.17%, see rank20.35%
$2,000 to $2,99951,5619.44%, see rank19.52%
$3,000 or More12,5982.31%, see rank11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Iowa
20.00% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Iowa%U.S.
10% or Less40,5617.42%, see rank5.86%
10% to 20%231,08142.29%, see rank31.95%
20% to 30%150,77927.59%, see rank27.64%
30% to 40%58,11510.63%, see rank13.74%
40% or More64,07211.73%, 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
Iowa
431 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsIowa%U.S.
$199 or Less18,8845.58%, see rank7.76%
$200 to $29947,95714.17%, see rank14.70%
$300 to $499154,42645.62%, see rank34.63%
$500 to $69978,79123.27%, see rank21.16%
$700 or More38,47511.37%, see rank21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Iowa
11.50% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Iowa%U.S.
10% or Less146,84643.38%, see rank40.19%
10% to 20%111,43732.92%, see rank31.47%
20% to 30%40,04211.83%, see rank12.24%
30% to 40%15,8764.69%, see rank5.64%
40% or More21,6136.38%, see rank9.16%

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

Units in Structure

 Iowa%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,348,151100%132,741,033
1-unit, Detached996,02373.88%, see rank61.65%
1-unit, Attached50,1743.72%, see rank5.82%
2 Units31,9092.37%, see rank3.75%
3 or 4 Units45,5803.38%, see rank4.43%
5 to 9 Units49,8773.70%, see rank4.78%
10 or More Units122,7919.11%, see rank13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.51,7973.84%, see rank6.49%

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

Rooms

 Iowa%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,348,151100%132,741,033
1 Room15,5071.15%, see rank1.95%
2 Rooms27,9452.07%, see rank2.48%
3 Rooms98,1257.28%, see rank9.13%
4 Rooms195,42514.50%, see rank16.60%
5 Rooms250,30918.57%, see rank20.41%
6 Rooms231,88817.20%, see rank18.06%
7 Rooms186,44913.83%, see rank12.27%
8 Rooms143,09210.61%, see rank8.48%
9 Rooms or More199,41114.79%, see rank10.60%
Median Rooms5.90, see rank-5.50

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

Bedrooms

 Iowa%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,348,151100%132,741,033
No Bedroom17,9021.33%, see rank2.17%
1 Bedroom126,2319.36%, see rank11.16%
2 Bedrooms382,40828.37%, see rank26.69%
3 Bedrooms523,28838.82%, see rank39.70%
4 Bedrooms233,32017.31%, see rank16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms65,0024.82%, see rank4.22%

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

House Heating Fuel

 Iowa%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,232,228100%116,211,092
Utility Gas781,84763.45%, see rank48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas163,39813.26%, see rank4.86%
Electricity239,65319.45%, see rank36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.9,1610.74%, see rank5.86%
Coal or Coke1100.01%, see rank0.12%
Wood20,2471.64%, see rank2.12%
Solar Energy3630.03%, see rank0.05%
Other Fuel11,4320.93%, see rank0.47%
No Fuel Used6,0170.49%, see rank1.00%

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

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalIowa%U.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent324,469100%39,201,928
$199 or Less5,4121.67%, see rank1.50%
$200 to $29913,4394.14%, see rank3.18%
$300 to $49952,09916.06%, see rank7.37%
$500 to $69996,60329.77%, see rank16.01%
$700 to $999102,62431.63%, see rank29.17%
$1,000 to $1,49941,87112.90%, see rank26.88%
$1,500 to $1,9997,4562.30%, see rank9.79%
$2,000 or More4,9651.53%, see rank6.10%
Median$689, see rank-$920

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

Vehicle Available

 Iowa%U.S.
Occupied Housing Units1,232,228100%116,211,092
No Vehicles Available70,1715.69%, see rank9.12%
1 Vehicles Available372,79730.25%, see rank33.80%
2 Vehicles Available487,95839.60%, see rank37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available301,30224.45%, see rank19.61%

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


 
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