Brenham Living

Housing


  City of Brenham Washington County
  Number Percent Number Percent
Housing Occupancy        
  Total housing units 6,369 100.0% 15,628 100.0%
    Occupied housing units 5,127 80.5% 11,917 76.3%
    Vacant housing units 1,242 19.5% 3,711 23.7%
    Homeowner vacancy rate -- 1.5% -- 2.8%
    Rental vacancy rate -- 12.9% -- 11.3%
         
Housing Tenure        
  Occupied housing units 5,127 100.0% 11,917 100.0%
    Owner-occupied housing units 3,232 63.0% 8,783 73.7%
      Average household size 2.79 -- 2.70 --
    Renter-occupied housing units 1,895 37.0% 3,134 26.3%
      Average household size 2.68 -- 2.69 --
         
Units in Structure        
  1-unit, detached 4,408 69.2% 11,553 73.9%
  1-unit, attached 191 3.0% 315 2.0%
  2 units 455 7.1% 509 3.3%
  3 or 4 units 210 3.3% 210 1.3%
  5 to 9 units 242 3.8% 258 1.7%
  10 to 19 units 136 2.1% 136 0.9%
  20 or more units 597 9.4% 597 3.8%
  Mobile home 130 2.0% 2,040 13.1%
  Boat, RV, van, etc. 0 0.0% 10 0.1%
         
Year Structure Built        
  Built 2010 or later 65 1.0% 260 1.7%
  Built 2000 to 2009 780 12.2% 2,770 17.7%
  Built 1990 to 1999 973 15.3% 2,944 18.8%
  Built 1980 to 1989 654 10.3% 2,068 13.2%
  Built 1970 to 1979 1,593 25.0% 2,907 18.6%
  Built 1960 to 1969 744 11.7% 1,507 9.6%
  Built 1950 to 1959 494 7.8% 971 6.2%
  Built 1940 to 1949 306 4.8% 515 3.3%
  Built 1939 or earlier 760 11.9% 1,686 10.8%
         
Rooms        
  1 room 482 7.6% 521 3.3%
  2 rooms 74 1.2% 265 1.7%
  3 rooms 288 4.5% 686 4.4%
  4 rooms 782 12.3% 2,061 13.2%
  5 rooms 1,966 30.9% 3,987 25.5%
  6 rooms 1,339 21.0% 3,691 23.6%
  7 rooms 736 11.6% 1,927 12.3%
  8 rooms 302 4.7% 1,052 6.7%
  9 rooms or more 400 6.3% 1,438 9.2%
  Median rooms 5.3 -- 5.6 --
         
Bedrooms        
  No bedroom 482 7.6% 534 3.4%
  1 bedroom 476 7.5% 1,125 7.2%
  2 bedrooms 1,956 30.7% 4,246 27.2%
  3 bedrooms 2,870 45.1% 7,597 48.6%
  4 bedrooms 556 8.7% 1,947 12.5%
  5 or more bedrooms 29 0.5% 179 1.1%
          
Year Household Moved Into Unit        
  Moved in 2010 or later 1,293 25.2% 2,106 17.7%
  Moved in 2000 to 2009 2,113 41.2% 4,928 41.4%
  Moved in 1990 to 1999 706 13.8% 2,169 18.2%
  Moved in 1980 to 1989 400 7.8% 1,316 11.0%
  Moved in 1970 to 1979 360 7.0% 717 6.0%
  Moved in 1969 or earlier 255 5.0% 681 5.7%
          
Vehicles Available        
  No vehicles available 371 7.2% 645 5.4%
  1 vehicle available 1,745 34.0% 3,627 30.4%
  2 vehicles available 2,181 42.5% 5,027 42.2%
  3 or more vehicles available 830 16.2% 2,618 22.0%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau 2014