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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Portsmouth city
[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 41,605 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 38,170 100.0
1-unit, detached 26,090 62.7   1.00 or less 36,675 96.1
1-unit, attached 3,482 8.4   1.01 to 1.50 1,105 2.9
2 units 1,706 4.1   1.51 or more 390 1.0
3 or 4 units 3,041 7.3        
5 to 9 units 4,084 9.8             Specified owner-occupied units 21,128 100.0
10 to 19 units 1,221 2.9   VALUE    
20 or more units 1,778 4.3   Less than $50,000 1,565 7.4
Mobile home 165 0.4   $50,000 to $99,999 13,820 65.4
Boat, RV, van, etc. 38 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 4,163 19.7
        $150,000 to $199,000 923 4.4
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 478 2.3
1999 to March 2000 383 0.9   $300,000 to $499,999 146 0.7
1995 to 1998 1,411 3.4   $500,000 to $999,999 20 0.1
1990 to 1994 1,148 2.8   $1,000,000 or more 13 0.1
1980 to 1989 4,910 11.8   Median (dollars) 81,300 (X)
1970 to 1979 6,364 15.3        
1960 to 1969 7,021 16.9   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 15,041 36.2    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 5,327 12.8   With a mortgage 15,395 72.9
             Less than $300 68 0.3
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 701 3.3
1 room 265 0.6        $500 to $699 2,635 12.5
2 rooms 1,307 3.1        $700 to $999 6,103 28.9
3 rooms 3,097 7.4        $1,000 to $1,499 4,531 21.4
4 rooms 7,728 18.6        $1,500 to $1,999 1,062 5.0
5 rooms 9,933 23.9        $2,000 or more 295 1.4
6 rooms 8,232 19.8        Median (dollars) 899 (X)
7 rooms 6,230 15.0   Not mortgaged 5,733 27.1
8 rooms 3,018 7.3        Median (dollars) 308 (X)
9 or more rooms 1,795 4.3        
Median (rooms) 5.3 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 38,170 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 6,204 29.4
1999 to March 2000 7,845 20.6   15 to 19 percent 3,785 17.9
1995 to 1998 10,596 27.8   20 to 24 percent 2,966 14.0
1990 to 1994 5,266 13.8   25 to 29 percent 2,094 9.9
1980 to 1989 5,404 14.2   30 to 34 percent 1,621 7.7
1970 to 1979 3,399 8.9   35 percent or more 4,185 19.8
1969 or earlier 5,660 14.8   Not computed 273 1.3
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 15,780 100.0
None 5,538 14.5   GROSS RENT    
1 14,711 38.5   Less than $200 1,230 7.8
2 12,685 33.2   $200 to $299 811 5.1
3 or more 5,236 13.7   $300 to $499 4,071 25.8
        $500 to $749 6,954 44.1
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 1,592 10.1
Utility Gas 24,464 64.1   $1,000 to $1,499 528 3.3
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 448 1.2   $1,500 or more 64 0.4
Electricity 10,702 28.0   No cash rent 530 3.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 2,186 5.7   Median (dollars) 540 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 25 0.1   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 36 0.1    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 196 0.5   Less than 15 percent 2,460 15.6
No fuel used 113 0.3   15 to 19 percent 2,137 13.5
        20 to 24 percent 1,926 12.2
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 1,847 11.7
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 214 0.6   30 to 34 percent 1,427 9.0
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 171 0.4   35 percent or more 5,216 33.1
No telephone service 1,568 4.1   Not computed 767 4.9
 
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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