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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Kentucky is $121,600, which is lower than the national average of $175,700. The Kentucky median house value has grown by 40.25% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Kentucky is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Kentucky was built is 1978, 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 1,152,012 Owner Occupied Houses in Kentucky, #46
Kentucky
121,600 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #43
Kentucky
40.25%
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

 Kentucky%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,938,836, see rank100%132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units1,702,23587.80%, see rank87.55%
Owner Occupied1,152,01259.42%, see rank56.34%
Renter Occupied550,22328.38%, see rank31.21%
Vacant Housing Units236,60112.20%, see rank12.45%
For Rent39,6252.04%, see rank2.34%
For Sale Only25,8141.33%, see rank1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied30,8101.59%, see rank0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use43,3992.24%, see rank3.97%
For Migrant Workers6660.03%, see rank0.03%
Other Vacant96,2874.97%, see rank4.00%

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

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #20
KentuckyU.S.
19781976

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

 Kentucky%U.S.
Owner-Occupied Units1,152,012100%74,787,460
With a Mortgage695,99760.42%, see rank65.58%
Without a Mortgage456,01539.58%, 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
Kentucky
1,124 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsKentucky%U.S.
$299 or Less3,1360.45%, see rank0.20%
$300 to $49927,8064.00%, see rank1.59%
$500 to $69974,11010.65%, see rank5.01%
$700 to $999172,52924.79%, see rank14.32%
$1,000 to $1,499240,69634.58%, see rank27.90%
$1,500 to $1,999103,44314.86%, see rank20.35%
$2,000 to $2,99956,1488.07%, see rank19.52%
$3,000 or More18,1292.60%, see rank11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Kentucky
21.20% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Kentucky%U.S.
10% or Less51,6757.42%, see rank5.86%
10% to 20%268,88338.63%, see rank31.95%
20% to 30%183,77826.40%, see rank27.64%
30% to 40%80,20511.52%, see rank13.74%
40% or More108,09215.53%, 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
Kentucky
336 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsKentucky%U.S.
$199 or Less70,19415.39%, see rank7.76%
$200 to $299114,89225.19%, see rank14.70%
$300 to $499183,79040.30%, see rank34.63%
$500 to $69960,59713.29%, see rank21.16%
$700 or More26,5425.82%, see rank21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Kentucky
10.90% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Kentucky%U.S.
10% or Less209,62345.97%, see rank40.19%
10% to 20%140,42630.79%, see rank31.47%
20% to 30%48,75310.69%, see rank12.24%
30% to 40%20,5394.50%, see rank5.64%
40% or More30,9816.79%, see rank9.16%

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

Units in Structure

 Kentucky%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,938,836100%132,741,033
1-unit, Detached1,303,12967.21%, see rank61.65%
1-unit, Attached47,4482.45%, see rank5.82%
2 Units59,1553.05%, see rank3.75%
3 or 4 Units77,7274.01%, see rank4.43%
5 to 9 Units90,2534.66%, see rank4.78%
10 or More Units123,9636.39%, see rank13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.237,16112.23%, see rank6.49%

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

Rooms

 Kentucky%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,938,836100%132,741,033
1 Room25,4331.31%, see rank1.95%
2 Rooms30,6591.58%, see rank2.48%
3 Rooms134,2106.92%, see rank9.13%
4 Rooms321,02316.56%, see rank16.60%
5 Rooms445,22122.96%, see rank20.41%
6 Rooms368,63319.01%, see rank18.06%
7 Rooms242,65912.52%, see rank12.27%
8 Rooms161,4048.32%, see rank8.48%
9 Rooms or More209,59410.81%, see rank10.60%
Median Rooms5.50, see rank-5.50

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

Bedrooms

 Kentucky%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,938,836100%132,741,033
No Bedroom27,5741.42%, see rank2.17%
1 Bedroom163,7018.44%, see rank11.16%
2 Bedrooms530,77627.38%, see rank26.69%
3 Bedrooms871,46444.95%, see rank39.70%
4 Bedrooms277,58514.32%, see rank16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms67,7363.49%, see rank4.22%

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

House Heating Fuel

 Kentucky%U.S.
Total Housing Units1,702,235100%116,211,092
Utility Gas650,67238.22%, see rank48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas110,4656.49%, see rank4.86%
Electricity859,58750.50%, see rank36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.17,5041.03%, see rank5.86%
Coal or Coke4,3170.25%, see rank0.12%
Wood50,2702.95%, see rank2.12%
Solar Energy2730.02%, see rank0.05%
Other Fuel5,1130.30%, see rank0.47%
No Fuel Used4,0340.24%, see rank1.00%

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

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalKentucky%U.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent496,536100%39,201,928
$199 or Less14,9413.01%, see rank1.50%
$200 to $29926,2355.28%, see rank3.18%
$300 to $49979,20615.95%, see rank7.37%
$500 to $699153,20030.85%, see rank16.01%
$700 to $999148,82129.97%, see rank29.17%
$1,000 to $1,49960,82912.25%, see rank26.88%
$1,500 to $1,9999,2011.85%, see rank9.79%
$2,000 or More4,1030.83%, see rank6.10%
Median$667, see rank-$920

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

Vehicle Available

 Kentucky%U.S.
Occupied Housing Units1,702,235100%116,211,092
No Vehicles Available133,6887.85%, see rank9.12%
1 Vehicles Available570,09433.49%, see rank33.80%
2 Vehicles Available647,49938.04%, see rank37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available350,95420.62%, see rank19.61%

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


 
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