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Cameron County, Texas Housing Statistics

Cameron county texas dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

Total housing units119,654100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached70,74259.1
1-unit, attached5,0074.2
2 units4,1043.4
3 or 4 units5,1254.3
5 to 9 units3,6283.0
10 to 19 units2,7742.3
20 or more units8,3947.0
Mobile home16,76714.0
Boat, RV, van, etc.3,1132.6
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20004,6673.9
1995 to 199814,03111.7
1990 to 199411,7269.8
1980 to 198931,47526.3
1970 to 197925,01520.9
1960 to 196912,38010.3
1940 to 195915,17412.7
1939 or earlier5,1864.3
ROOMS
1 room3,5102.9
2 rooms11,6669.7
3 rooms20,32317.0
4 rooms24,84920.8
5 rooms27,90023.3
6 rooms16,98614.2
7 rooms7,9096.6
8 rooms3,5543.0
9 or more rooms2,9572.5
Median (rooms)4.5(X)
Occupied Housing Units97,267100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 200019,79220.3
1995 to 199827,42228.2
1990 to 199415,45115.9
1980 to 198916,62617.1
1970 to 19799,0369.3
1969 or earlier8,9409.2
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None11,30511.6
138,67939.8
234,88735.9
3 or more12,39612.7
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas23,92324.6
Bottled, tank, or LP gas11,35111.7
Electricity60,17461.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.1960.2
Coal or coke50.0
Wood710.1
Solar energy450.0
Other fuel810.1
No fuel used1,4211.5
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities1,8701.9
Lacking complete kitchen facilities1,3401.4
No telephone service5,5975.8
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units97,267100.0
1.00 or less76,11278.3
1.01 to 1.5010,99311.3
1.51 or more10,16210.4
Specified owner-occupied units51,922100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,00024,44947.1
$50,000 to $99,99919,40037.4
$100,000 to $149,9994,5968.9
$150,000 to $199,9991,9453.7
$200,000 to $299,9999751.9
$300,000 to $499,9994100.8
$500,000 to $999,999930.2
$1,000,000 or more540.1
Median (dollars)53,000(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage23,61145.5
Less than $300
4580.9
$300 to $499
3,2526.3
$500 to $699
6,29612.1
$700 to $999
7,79615.0
$1,000 to $1,499
3,9797.7
$1,500 to $1,999
1,2642.4
$2,000 or more
5661.1
Median (dollars)
757(X)
Not mortgaged28,31154.5
Median (dollars)
245(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent22,45943.3
15 to 19 percent7,87415.2
20 to 24 percent6,13311.8
25 to 29 percent4,0697.8
30 to 34 percent2,5915.0
35 percent or more7,89115.2
Not computed9051.7
Specified renter-occupied units31,272100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2003,81412.2
$200 to $2994,33313.9
$300 to $49910,75034.4
$500 to $7497,09622.7
$750 to $9991,5344.9
$1,000 to $1,4993971.3
$1,500 or more1590.5
No cash rent3,18910.2
Median (dollars)413(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent5,40617.3
15 to 19 percent3,65211.7
20 to 24 percent3,71111.9
25 to 29 percent2,5188.1
30 to 34 percent2,3307.5
35 percent or more9,51030.4
Not computed4,14513.3
(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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