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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Polk 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 9,192 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 7,908 100.0
1-unit, detached 6,377 69.4   1.00 or less 7,721 97.6
1-unit, attached 158 1.7   1.01 to 1.50 100 1.3
2 units 161 1.8   1.51 or more 87 1.1
3 or 4 units 140 1.5        
5 to 9 units 102 1.1             Specified owner-occupied units 3,790 100.0
10 to 19 units 101 1.1   VALUE    
20 or more units 310 3.4   Less than $50,000 284 7.5
Mobile home 1,834 20.0   $50,000 to $99,999 1,367 36.1
Boat, RV, van, etc. 9 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 951 25.1
        $150,000 to $199,000 652 17.2
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 378 10.0
1999 to March 2000 226 2.5   $300,000 to $499,999 112 3.0
1995 to 1998 880 9.6   $500,000 to $999,999 38 1.0
1990 to 1994 1,282 13.9   $1,000,000 or more 8 0.2
1980 to 1989 1,751 19.0   Median (dollars) 112,000 (X)
1970 to 1979 1,580 17.2        
1960 to 1969 880 9.6   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 1,400 15.2    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 1,193 13.0   With a mortgage 1,945 51.3
             Less than $300 40 1.1
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 183 4.8
1 room 36 0.4        $500 to $699 412 10.9
2 rooms 189 2.1        $700 to $999 575 15.2
3 rooms 641 7.0        $1,000 to $1,499 517 13.6
4 rooms 1,681 18.3        $1,500 to $1,999 119 3.1
5 rooms 2,040 22.2        $2,000 or more 99 2.6
6 rooms 2,353 25.6        Median (dollars) 876 (X)
7 rooms 1,093 11.9   Not mortgaged 1,845 48.7
8 rooms 638 6.9        Median (dollars) 232 (X)
9 or more rooms 521 5.7        
Median (rooms) 5.5 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 7,908 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 1,838 48.5
1999 to March 2000 1,138 14.4   15 to 19 percent 497 13.1
1995 to 1998 2,192 27.7   20 to 24 percent 369 9.7
1990 to 1994 1,504 19.0   25 to 29 percent 266 7.0
1980 to 1989 1,380 17.5   30 to 34 percent 222 5.9
1970 to 1979 797 10.1   35 percent or more 548 14.5
1969 or earlier 897 11.3   Not computed 50 1.3
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 1,548 100.0
None 510 6.4   GROSS RENT    
1 2,399 30.3   Less than $200 77 5.0
2 3,289 41.6   $200 to $299 100 6.5
3 or more 1,710 21.6   $300 to $499 416 26.9
        $500 to $749 277 17.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 158 10.2
Utility Gas 778 9.8   $1,000 to $1,499 109 7.0
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,269 16.0   $1,500 or more 95 6.1
Electricity 3,764 47.6   No cash rent 316 20.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 1,641 20.8   Median (dollars) 515 (X)
Coal or coke 7 0.1        
Wood 428 5.4   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 9 0.1   Less than 15 percent 291 18.8
No fuel used 12 0.2   15 to 19 percent 215 13.9
        20 to 24 percent 125 8.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 89 5.7
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 51 0.6   30 to 34 percent 97 6.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 26 0.3   35 percent or more 392 25.3
No telephone service 264 3.3   Not computed 339 21.9
 
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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