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Iowa > All counties > Montgomery County > Red Oak City
Red Oak, IA

City
Population 2000: 6,197
Square miles: 3.68



2000 CENSUS DATA
RED OAK IA US
HOUSING UNITS
Number Number Number
Total housing units 2,978
RENTER-OCCUPIED HOUSING UNITS
Number Pct Pct Pct
Renter-occupied housing units 830 27.9 25.8 30.8
Number Number Number
Average number of household members 1.69 2.10 2.36
Average number of rooms 4.51 4.44 4.04
Average number of vehicles 1.00 1.39 1.19
Median year structure was built 1955 1963 1969
Median year householder moved in 1998 1998 1998
Median rent ($) 314 383 519
Median rent asked for vacant units ($) 316 361 469
Number Pct Pct Pct
Rent includes utilities 284 34.2 18.6 16.5
Number Number Number
Rent as a pct of household revenue 24 23 26
OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING UNITS
Number Pct Pct Pct
Owner-occupied housing units 1,840 61.8 67.5 60.2
Number Number Number
Average number of household members 2.49 2.59 2.71
Average number of rooms 6.23 6.51 6.30
Average number of vehicles 1.60 1.47 1.64
Median year structure was built 1946 1958 1971
Median year householder moved in 1991 1990 1991
Median value ($) 56,600 82,100 111,800
Number Pct Pct Pct
With mortgage or contract to purchase 891 48.4 50.3 55.4
With second mortgage, equity loan 232 12.6 11.2 12.7
Number Number Number
Median price asked for vacant housing ($) 82,100 61,800 89,600
Monthly cost, with mortgage ($) 714 829 1,088
Monthly cost, without mortgage ($) 243 268 295
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census; ePodunk