Interesting Renter Statistics
ALL U.S. HOUSEHOLDS: RENTERS VS OWNERS
Renter Occupied Housing   33%
Owner Occuppied Housing 67%
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Total Renter Occupied Units 33%
Total Owner Occupied Units 67%
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Total Residents in Rental Household 32%
Total Residents in Owner Household 68%
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WHAT TYPE OF STRUCTURES DO RENTERS LIVE IN?
Single Family Dwelling (SFD)   34%
Structures with 2 to 4 units 19%
Structures with 5+ units 42%
Mobile Homes 4%
Other 1%
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NUMBER OF RENTERS PER HOUSEHOLD
One   49%
Two 27%
Three 12%
Four plus 12%
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PERCENT OF HOUSING UNITS OCCUPIED BY RENTERS
New York, NY   66%
Boston, MA 63%
San Francisco, CA 62%
Los Angeles, CA 61%
Dallas, TX 55%
Austin, TX 54%
Chicago city, IL 53%
Houston city, TX 53%
San Diego, CA 51%
Columbus, OH 51%
Seattle, WA 50%
Baltimore, MD 49%
Denver, CO 48%
Memphis, TN 47%
Detroit, MI 46%
Philadelphia city, PA 45%
Indianapolis, IN 44%
Nashville-Davidson 44%
Charlotte, NC 43%
Phoenix city, AZ 41%
San Antonio, TX 41%
San Jose, CA 41%
El Paso, TX 41%
Fort Worth, TX 40%
Jacksonville, FL  38%

 

RENTER HOUSEHOLD TYPES
Single Male   24%
Single Female 26%
Married Couple only 8%
Married Couple w/kids 9%
Single Parent 13%
Other 20%
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TIME RENTING
0-6 Months 8%
7-12 Months 6%
1-1.5 years 10%
1.5-2 years 7%
3-5 years 30%
6-10 years 21%
11-15 years 8%
16 or More years 10%
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RENTER’S INCOME
Less than $15,000 13.1%
$15,000 to $19,999 10.6%
$20,000 to $29,999 20.9%
$30,000 to $39,999 16.2%
$40,000 to $49,999 11.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5%
$100,000 to $124,999 3.1%
$125,000 to $149,999 1.8%
$150,000 to $174,999 0.8%
$175,000 to $199,999 0.5%
$200,000 to $249,999 0.4%
$250,000 or More 0.3%
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RENTER’S AGE
Age 18-19   0.5%
Age 20-21 1.9%
Age 22-23 3.1%
Age 24-25 4.3%
Age 26-27 5.2%
Age 28-29 5.6%
Age 30-31 5.5%
Age 32-33 5.0%
Age 34-35 4.6%
Age 36-37 4.4%
Age 38-39 4.4%
Age 40-41 4.4%
Age 42-43 4.0%
Age 44-45 3.9%
Age 46-47 4.0%
Age 48-49 3.9%
Age 50-51 3.8%
Age 52-53 3.5%
Age 54-55 3.3%
Age 56-57 3.0%
Age 58-59 2.7%
Age 60-61 2.5%
Age 62-63 2.3%
Age 64-65 1.9%
Age 66-67 1.6%
Age 68-69 1.4%
Age 70-71 1.2%
Age 72-73 1.1%
Age 74-75 0.9%
Age 76-77 0.8%
Age 78-79 0.8%
Age 80-81 0.8%
Age 82-83 0.7%
Age 84-85 0.7%
Age 86-87 0.6%
Age 88-89 0.5%
Age 90-91 0.4%
Age 92-93 0.3%
Age 94-95 0.2%
Age 96-97 0.1%
Age 98-99 0.1%
Age 100+ 0.1%
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