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King County, Washington Housing Statistics

King county washington dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics





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Subject

Number

Percent

Total housing units742,237100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached423,32857.0
1-unit, attached23,8383.2
2 units15,8312.1
3 or 4 units31,4284.2
5 to 9 units49,5736.7
10 to 19 units57,7827.8
20 or more units120,38016.2
Mobile home18,5392.5
Boat, RV, van, etc.1,5380.2
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 200015,5252.1
1995 to 199847,0656.3
1990 to 199461,0778.2
1980 to 1989128,51417.3
1970 to 1979127,09517.1
1960 to 1969114,61115.4
1940 to 1959139,60518.8
1939 or earlier108,74514.7
ROOMS
1 room33,2174.5
2 rooms56,2627.6
3 rooms92,10312.4
4 rooms108,28914.6
5 rooms107,45914.5
6 rooms99,32313.4
7 rooms86,68611.7
8 rooms70,3389.5
9 or more rooms88,56011.9
Median (rooms)5.3(X)
Occupied Housing Units710,916100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 2000171,65224.1
1995 to 1998222,69231.3
1990 to 1994108,87415.3
1980 to 1989103,96014.6
1970 to 197954,9267.7
1969 or earlier48,8126.9
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None66,2449.3
1251,63735.4
2266,66537.5
3 or more126,37017.8
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas306,18943.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas9,8171.4
Electricity322,60145.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.58,4538.2
Coal or coke580.0
Wood8,0611.1
Solar energy820.0
Other fuel4,0080.6
No fuel used1,6470.2
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities3,6620.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities5,0630.7
No telephone service6,3410.9
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units710,916100.0
1.00 or less676,31895.1
1.01 to 1.5016,8412.4
1.51 or more17,7572.5
Specified owner-occupied units355,508100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0002,4400.7
$50,000 to $99,9997,0072.0
$100,000 to $149,99942,36011.9
$150,000 to $199,99978,26222.0
$200,000 to $299,999115,35932.4
$300,000 to $499,99977,16521.7
$500,000 to $999,99927,3617.7
$1,000,000 or more5,5541.6
Median (dollars)236,900(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage276,25877.7
Less than $300
3080.1
$300 to $499
2,8260.8
$500 to $699
8,3522.3
$700 to $999
29,7138.4
$1,000 to $1,499
94,51826.6
$1,500 to $1,999
74,63921.0
$2,000 or more
65,90218.5
Median (dollars)
1,514(X)
Not mortgaged79,25022.3
Median (dollars)
418(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent103,39729.1
15 to 19 percent58,55016.5
20 to 24 percent53,76415.1
25 to 29 percent41,77711.8
30 to 34 percent28,5318.0
35 percent or more67,81319.1
Not computed1,6760.5
Specified renter-occupied units284,847100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $20010,9343.8
$200 to $2997,1522.5
$300 to $49923,6688.3
$500 to $74994,93133.3
$750 to $99978,10627.4
$1,000 to $1,49948,99617.2
$1,500 or more15,3625.4
No cash rent5,6982.0
Median (dollars)758(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent43,24115.2
15 to 19 percent43,90915.4
20 to 24 percent42,32014.9
25 to 29 percent34,66612.2
30 to 34 percent24,8388.7
35 percent or more84,77029.8
Not computed11,1033.9
(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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