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Housing Statistics

Meridian, Mississippi,

Number

Percent

Total housing units17,952100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached11,52464.2
1-unit, attached4032.2
2 units1,0565.9
3 or 4 units1,4318.0
5 to 9 units1,4648.2
10 to 19 units3942.2
20 or more units1,1716.5
Mobile home5092.8
Boat, RV, van, etc.00.0
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20001680.9
1995 to 19985202.9
1990 to 19946753.8
1980 to 19891,90810.6
1970 to 19793,55919.8
1960 to 19693,79321.1
1940 to 19595,09028.4
1939 or earlier2,23912.5
ROOMS
1 room1891.1
2 rooms7454.1
3 rooms1,96510.9
4 rooms3,20317.8
5 rooms4,20823.4
6 rooms3,93121.9
7 rooms2,00511.2
8 rooms9705.4
9 or more rooms7364.1
Median (rooms)5.2(X)
Occupied Housing Units15,972100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20003,64522.8
1995 to 19983,91024.5
1990 to 19942,21913.9
1980 to 19892,20513.8
1970 to 19791,60510.0
1969 or earlier2,38815.0
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None2,62116.4
16,64841.6
24,88230.6
3 or more1,82111.4
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas10,06863.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas3872.4
Electricity5,39533.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.120.1
Coal or coke00.0
Wood510.3
Solar energy00.0
Other fuel120.1
No fuel used470.3
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1220.8
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1270.8
No telephone service8865.5
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units15,972100.0
1.00 or less15,29695.8
1.01 to 1.504883.1
1.51 or more1881.2
Specified owner-occupied units8,275100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0003,16638.3
$50,000 to $99,9993,67644.4
$100,000 to $149,9998099.8
$150,000 to $199,9992232.7
$200,000 to $299,9992222.7
$300,000 to $499,9991351.6
$500,000 to $999,999440.5
$1,000,000 or more00.0
Median (dollars)59,600(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage4,58355.4
Less than $300
961.2
$300 to $499
7849.5
$500 to $699
1,41717.1
$700 to $999
1,40717.0
$1,000 to $1,499
6107.4
$1,500 to $1,999
1371.7
$2,000 or more
1321.6
Median (dollars)
699(X)
Not mortgaged3,69244.6
Median (dollars)
213(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent3,70444.8
15 to 19 percent1,16714.1
20 to 24 percent93011.2
25 to 29 percent5286.4
30 to 34 percent3063.7
35 percent or more1,50018.1
Not computed1401.7
Specified renter-occupied units6,903100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2001,53322.2
$200 to $29973810.7
$300 to $4992,49636.2
$500 to $7491,44020.9
$750 to $9992573.7
$1,000 to $1,499731.1
$1,500 or more650.9
No cash rent3014.4
Median (dollars)383(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent1,51221.9
15 to 19 percent79811.6
20 to 24 percent6489.4
25 to 29 percent69610.1
30 to 34 percent4075.9
35 percent or more2,12230.7
Not computed72010.4
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices H1, H7, H20, H23, H24, H30, H34, H38, H40, H43, H44, H48, H51, H62, H63, H69, H74, H76, H90, H91, and H94

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