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Sussex county delaware dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

Total housing units93,070100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached55,17159.3
1-unit, attached4,5014.8
2 units1,3621.5
3 or 4 units1,4761.6
5 to 9 units2,5622.8
10 to 19 units1,2291.3
20 or more units2,3572.5
Mobile home23,81725.6
Boat, RV, van, etc.5950.6
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20004,1234.4
1995 to 199810,94111.8
1990 to 199411,83212.7
1980 to 198922,08923.7
1970 to 197917,03218.3
1960 to 19699,1089.8
1940 to 195910,28311.0
1939 or earlier7,6628.2
ROOMS
1 room3470.4
2 rooms1,4711.6
3 rooms4,0884.4
4 rooms13,79214.8
5 rooms22,74924.4
6 rooms22,05023.7
7 rooms14,24815.3
8 rooms7,7708.3
9 or more rooms6,5557.0
Median (rooms)5.7(X)
Occupied Housing Units62,577100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20009,82415.7
1995 to 199817,93428.7
1990 to 199411,31518.1
1980 to 198911,76218.8
1970 to 19795,8709.4
1969 or earlier5,8729.4
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None3,6385.8
121,13333.8
226,57542.5
3 or more11,23117.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas3,0654.9
Bottled, tank, or LP gas15,87925.4
Electricity23,87938.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.18,20029.1
Coal or coke1020.2
Wood9951.6
Solar energy320.1
Other fuel2180.3
No fuel used2070.3
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities3670.6
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1950.3
No telephone service1,0411.7
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units62,577100.0
1.00 or less60,81397.2
1.01 to 1.501,1881.9
1.51 or more5760.9
Specified owner-occupied units33,908100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0001,4874.4
$50,000 to $99,99910,96532.3
$100,000 to $149,9999,59428.3
$150,000 to $199,9995,72216.9
$200,000 to $299,9993,60310.6
$300,000 to $499,9991,7495.2
$500,000 to $999,9996031.8
$1,000,000 or more1850.5
Median (dollars)122,400(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage21,24262.6
Less than $300
1760.5
$300 to $499
1,3434.0
$500 to $699
4,04311.9
$700 to $999
6,95920.5
$1,000 to $1,499
6,07417.9
$1,500 to $1,999
1,6714.9
$2,000 or more
9762.9
Median (dollars)
914(X)
Not mortgaged12,66637.4
Median (dollars)
239(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent14,75943.5
15 to 19 percent5,05614.9
20 to 24 percent4,18412.3
25 to 29 percent2,7408.1
30 to 34 percent1,8665.5
35 percent or more5,03014.8
Not computed2730.8
Specified renter-occupied units11,793100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2001,0168.6
$200 to $2998407.1
$300 to $4993,18227.0
$500 to $7493,61730.7
$750 to $9991,28810.9
$1,000 to $1,4993563.0
$1,500 or more560.5
No cash rent1,43812.2
Median (dollars)507(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent2,77623.5
15 to 19 percent1,71114.5
20 to 24 percent1,35111.5
25 to 29 percent1,0098.6
30 to 34 percent7456.3
35 percent or more2,61122.1
Not computed1,59013.5
(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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