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Kent county delaware dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

Total housing units50,481100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached29,50258.4
1-unit, attached4,2308.4
2 units9471.9
3 or 4 units9711.9
5 to 9 units1,5653.1
10 to 19 units1,9383.8
20 or more units1,9033.8
Mobile home9,39218.6
Boat, RV, van, etc.330.1
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20001,3132.6
1995 to 19985,33810.6
1990 to 19946,25512.4
1980 to 19898,76117.4
1970 to 19799,49418.8
1960 to 19696,73313.3
1940 to 19597,63315.1
1939 or earlier4,9549.8
ROOMS
1 room3910.8
2 rooms1,1832.3
3 rooms3,1696.3
4 rooms7,53614.9
5 rooms11,06921.9
6 rooms10,42320.6
7 rooms7,12214.1
8 rooms5,27810.5
9 or more rooms4,3108.5
Median (rooms)5.7(X)
Occupied Housing Units47,224100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20008,51418.0
1995 to 199814,05229.8
1990 to 19948,47517.9
1980 to 19897,26215.4
1970 to 19794,6879.9
1969 or earlier4,2349.0
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None3,7057.8
115,37832.6
219,55341.4
3 or more8,58818.2
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas13,75629.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas7,81616.6
Electricity10,35821.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.14,23030.1
Coal or coke1300.3
Wood7791.6
Solar energy60.0
Other fuel1110.2
No fuel used380.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1470.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1920.4
No telephone service1,0522.2
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units47,224100.0
1.00 or less45,97597.4
1.01 to 1.509131.9
1.51 or more3360.7
Specified owner-occupied units23,863100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0007303.1
$50,000 to $99,9998,17634.3
$100,000 to $149,9999,27338.9
$150,000 to $199,9993,59715.1
$200,000 to $299,9991,6176.8
$300,000 to $499,9994331.8
$500,000 to $999,999340.1
$1,000,000 or more30.0
Median (dollars)114,100(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage17,29172.5
Less than $300
600.3
$300 to $499
7473.1
$500 to $699
2,1819.1
$700 to $999
5,77824.2
$1,000 to $1,499
6,24526.2
$1,500 to $1,999
1,7797.5
$2,000 or more
5012.1
Median (dollars)
994(X)
Not mortgaged6,57227.5
Median (dollars)
242(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent8,94337.5
15 to 19 percent4,17217.5
20 to 24 percent3,35714.1
25 to 29 percent2,43810.2
30 to 34 percent1,2605.3
35 percent or more3,54414.9
Not computed1490.6
Specified renter-occupied units13,868100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2007535.4
$200 to $2997455.4
$300 to $4993,03921.9
$500 to $7495,18537.4
$750 to $9991,87613.5
$1,000 to $1,4995604.0
$1,500 or more430.3
No cash rent1,66712.0
Median (dollars)573(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent2,30716.6
15 to 19 percent2,04214.7
20 to 24 percent1,57811.4
25 to 29 percent1,38410.0
30 to 34 percent1,0127.3
35 percent or more3,66426.4
Not computed1,88113.6
(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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