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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Cook County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 4,708 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 2,350 100.0
1-unit, detached 3,970 84.3   1.00 or less 2,274 96.8
1-unit, attached 152 3.2   1.01 to 1.50 48 2.0
2 units 84 1.8   1.51 or more 28 1.2
3 or 4 units 67 1.4        
5 to 9 units 24 0.5             Specified owner-occupied units 1,155 100.0
10 to 19 units 30 0.6   VALUE    
20 or more units 116 2.5   Less than $50,000 102 8.8
Mobile home 234 5.0   $50,000 to $99,999 427 37.0
Boat, RV, van, etc. 31 0.7   $100,000 to $149,999 255 22.1
        $150,000 to $199,000 142 12.3
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 168 14.5
1999 to March 2000 138 2.9   $300,000 to $499,999 48 4.2
1995 to 1998 638 13.6   $500,000 to $999,999 13 1.1
1990 to 1994 494 10.5   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 687 14.6   Median (dollars) 107,700 (X)
1970 to 1979 747 15.9        
1960 to 1969 591 12.6   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 896 19.0    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 517 11.0   With a mortgage 627 54.3
             Less than $300 7 0.6
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 76 6.6
1 room 252 5.4        $500 to $699 149 12.9
2 rooms 507 10.8        $700 to $999 158 13.7
3 rooms 728 15.5        $1,000 to $1,499 175 15.2
4 rooms 1,005 21.3        $1,500 to $1,999 46 4.0
5 rooms 906 19.2        $2,000 or more 16 1.4
6 rooms 565 12.0        Median (dollars) 848 (X)
7 rooms 317 6.7   Not mortgaged 528 45.7
8 rooms 226 4.8        Median (dollars) 255 (X)
9 or more rooms 202 4.3        
Median (rooms) 4.4 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 2,350 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 595 51.5
1999 to March 2000 441 18.8   15 to 19 percent 129 11.2
1995 to 1998 640 27.2   20 to 24 percent 130 11.3
1990 to 1994 466 19.8   25 to 29 percent 79 6.8
1980 to 1989 418 17.8   30 to 34 percent 52 4.5
1970 to 1979 215 9.1   35 percent or more 165 14.3
1969 or earlier 170 7.2   Not computed 5 0.4
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 490 100.0
None 123 5.2   GROSS RENT    
1 905 38.5   Less than $200 45 9.2
2 1,008 42.9   $200 to $299 73 14.9
3 or more 314 13.4   $300 to $499 147 30.0
        $500 to $749 166 33.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 5 1.0
Utility Gas 48 2.0   $1,000 to $1,499 0 0.0
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,005 42.8   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 552 23.5   No cash rent 54 11.0
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 393 16.7   Median (dollars) 456 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 344 14.6   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 8 0.3   Less than 15 percent 125 25.5
No fuel used 0 0.0   15 to 19 percent 60 12.2
        20 to 24 percent 52 10.6
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 83 16.9
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 157 6.7   30 to 34 percent 16 3.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 140 6.0   35 percent or more 90 18.4
No telephone service 100 4.3   Not computed 64 13.1
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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