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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Kent County is $66,100, which is much lower than the state average of $131,400 and is much lower than the national average of $175,700. The Kent County median house value has grown by 173.14% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Kent County is much higher than the state average rate of 59.27% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Kent County was built is 1963, which is older than the median year for a house built in the state which is 1984 and 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 279 Owner Occupied Houses in Kent County, #208
Kent County
66,100 USD
Texas
131,400 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #6
Kent County
173.14%
Texas
59.27%
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

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Total Housing Units528, see rank, 100%10,187,189132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units374, 70.83%, see rank88.48%87.55%
Owner Occupied279, 52.84%, see rank55.49%56.34%
Renter Occupied95, 17.99%, see rank32.99%31.21%
Vacant Housing Units154, 29.17%, see rank11.52%12.45%
For Rent7, 1.33%, see rank3.13%2.34%
For Sale Only10, 1.89%, see rank1.05%1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied5, 0.95%, see rank0.97%0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use98, 18.56%, see rank2.37%3.97%
For Migrant Workers0, 0.00%, see rank0.02%0.03%
Other Vacant34, 6.44%, see rank3.97%4.00%

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

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #219
Kent CountyTexasU.S.
196319841976

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

 Kent County%TexasU.S.
Owner-Occupied Units279100%5,652,54274,787,460
With a Mortgage6523.30%, see rank60.56%65.58%
Without a Mortgage21476.70%, see rank39.44%34.42%

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

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units with a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Kent County
805 USD
Texas
1,443 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsKent County%TexasU.S.
$299 or Less00.00%, see rank0.15%0.20%
$300 to $49923.08%, see rank1.18%1.59%
$500 to $699913.85%, see rank4.49%5.01%
$700 to $9993553.85%, see rank14.70%14.32%
$1,000 to $1,4991726.15%, see rank33.20%27.90%
$1,500 to $1,99923.08%, see rank22.54%20.35%
$2,000 to $2,99900.00%, see rank16.45%19.52%
$3,000 or More00.00%, see rank7.30%11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Kent County
14.20% of the Total Income
Texas
22.20% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Kent County%TexasU.S.
10% or Less1523.08%, see rank6.26%5.86%
10% to 20%3046.15%, see rank36.09%31.95%
20% to 30%46.15%, see rank27.65%27.64%
30% to 40%1218.46%, see rank12.28%13.74%
40% or More46.15%, see rank17.16%20.29%

*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
Kent County
368 USD
Texas
459 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsKent County%TexasU.S.
$199 or Less2511.68%, see rank7.97%7.76%
$200 to $2994219.63%, see rank14.81%14.70%
$300 to $49910046.73%, see rank33.97%34.63%
$500 to $6992712.62%, see rank22.08%21.16%
$700 or More209.35%, see rank21.17%21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Kent County
10.50% of the Total Income
Texas
11.90% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Kent County%TexasU.S.
10% or Less10147.20%, see rank41.43%40.19%
10% to 20%7836.45%, see rank32.37%31.47%
20% to 30%177.94%, see rank11.78%12.24%
30% to 40%20.93%, see rank5.09%5.64%
40% or More167.48%, see rank8.03%9.16%

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

Units in Structure

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Total Housing Units528, 100%10,187,189132,741,033
1-unit, Detached450, 85.23%, see rank65.34%61.65%
1-unit, Attached3, 0.57%, see rank2.68%5.82%
2 Units0, 0.00%, see rank1.94%3.75%
3 or 4 Units0, 0.00%, see rank3.20%4.43%
5 to 9 Units0, 0.00%, see rank4.85%4.78%
10 or More Units0, 0.00%, see rank14.35%13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.75, 14.20%, see rank7.63%6.49%

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

Rooms

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Total Housing Units528, 100%10,187,189132,741,033
1 Room14, 2.65%, see rank1.69%1.95%
2 Rooms9, 1.70%, see rank2.86%2.48%
3 Rooms43, 8.14%, see rank10.61%9.13%
4 Rooms96, 18.18%, see rank16.68%16.60%
5 Rooms139, 26.33%, see rank21.74%20.41%
6 Rooms144, 27.27%, see rank18.39%18.06%
7 Rooms53, 10.04%, see rank11.53%12.27%
8 Rooms17, 3.22%, see rank7.50%8.48%
9 Rooms or More13, 2.46%, see rank8.98%10.60%
Median Rooms5.20, see rank5.305.50

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

Bedrooms

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Total Housing Units528, 100%10,187,189132,741,033
No Bedroom14, 2.65%, see rank1.85%2.17%
1 Bedroom30, 5.68%, see rank12.69%11.16%
2 Bedrooms165, 31.25%, see rank23.33%26.69%
3 Bedrooms267, 50.57%, see rank41.71%39.70%
4 Bedrooms52, 9.85%, see rank17.12%16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms0, 0.00%, see rank3.30%4.22%

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

House Heating Fuel

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Total Housing Units374, 100%9,013,582116,211,092
Utility Gas11, 2.94%, see rank37.22%48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas168, 44.92%, see rank3.42%4.86%
Electricity183, 48.93%, see rank58.19%36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.0, 0.00%, see rank0.12%5.86%
Coal or Coke0, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.12%
Wood5, 1.34%, see rank0.43%2.12%
Solar Energy0, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.05%
Other Fuel7, 1.87%, see rank0.16%0.47%
No Fuel Used0, 0.00%, see rank0.44%1.00%

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

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalKent CountyTexasU.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent51, 100%3,174,41239,201,928
$199 or Less0, 0.00%, see rank1.28%1.50%
$200 to $2990, 0.00%, see rank2.20%3.18%
$300 to $49920, 39.22%, see rank6.35%7.37%
$500 to $69913, 25.49%, see rank19.10%16.01%
$700 to $99915, 29.41%, see rank35.25%29.17%
$1,000 to $1,4993, 5.88%, see rank26.13%26.88%
$1,500 to $1,9990, 0.00%, see rank6.97%9.79%
$2,000 or More0, 0.00%, see rank2.73%6.10%
Median$525, see rank$870$920

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

Vehicle Available

 Kent CountyTexasU.S.
Occupied Housing Units374, 100%9,013,582116,211,092
No Vehicles Available16, 4.28%, see rank5.88%9.12%
1 Vehicles Available105, 28.07%, see rank34.31%33.80%
2 Vehicles Available157, 41.98%, see rank40.44%37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available96, 25.67%, see rank19.37%19.61%

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


 
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