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Housing Statistics

Port Arthur, Texas,

Number

Percent

Total housing units24,713100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached18,41674.5
1-unit, attached6342.6
2 units4461.8
3 or 4 units6412.6
5 to 9 units9523.9
10 to 19 units1,3015.3
20 or more units1,9227.8
Mobile home3591.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.420.2
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20002951.2
1995 to 19984992.0
1990 to 19943951.6
1980 to 19892,89011.7
1970 to 19793,65614.8
1960 to 19694,34317.6
1940 to 19599,85239.9
1939 or earlier2,78311.3
ROOMS
1 room5102.1
2 rooms1,4615.9
3 rooms3,01812.2
4 rooms4,05516.4
5 rooms6,72227.2
6 rooms5,14620.8
7 rooms2,1618.7
8 rooms1,0924.4
9 or more rooms5482.2
Median (rooms)5.0(X)
Occupied Housing Units21,834100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20003,93318.0
1995 to 19985,20523.8
1990 to 19943,20814.7
1980 to 19893,24314.9
1970 to 19792,40011.0
1969 or earlier3,84517.6
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None3,44015.8
19,22442.2
26,64530.4
3 or more2,52511.6
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas13,32561.0
Bottled, tank, or LP gas3041.4
Electricity8,09937.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.60.0
Coal or coke00.0
Wood60.0
Solar energy70.0
Other fuel320.1
No fuel used550.3
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities2431.1
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1970.9
No telephone service7733.5
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units21,834100.0
1.00 or less19,70090.2
1.01 to 1.501,1765.4
1.51 or more9584.4
Specified owner-occupied units12,747100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0008,81369.1
$50,000 to $99,9993,10124.3
$100,000 to $149,9996114.8
$150,000 to $199,9991010.8
$200,000 to $299,999520.4
$300,000 to $499,999320.3
$500,000 to $999,999370.3
$1,000,000 or more00.0
Median (dollars)35,900(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage4,78037.5
Less than $300
2251.8
$300 to $499
1,1499.0
$500 to $699
1,56212.3
$700 to $999
1,1148.7
$1,000 to $1,499
5764.5
$1,500 to $1,999
910.7
$2,000 or more
630.5
Median (dollars)
627(X)
Not mortgaged7,96762.5
Median (dollars)
254(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent6,62752.0
15 to 19 percent1,60812.6
20 to 24 percent1,1629.1
25 to 29 percent8286.5
30 to 34 percent5003.9
35 percent or more1,73613.6
Not computed2862.2
Specified renter-occupied units8,253100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2001,26715.4
$200 to $2991,08013.1
$300 to $4992,97536.0
$500 to $7491,79521.7
$750 to $9993053.7
$1,000 to $1,4991101.3
$1,500 or more470.6
No cash rent6748.2
Median (dollars)405(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent1,96523.8
15 to 19 percent99812.1
20 to 24 percent83610.1
25 to 29 percent6537.9
30 to 34 percent4275.2
35 percent or more2,39029.0
Not computed98411.9
(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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