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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Berrien 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 7,100 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 6,261 100.0
1-unit, detached 4,066 57.3   1.00 or less 6,056 96.7
1-unit, attached 62 0.9   1.01 to 1.50 134 2.1
2 units 92 1.3   1.51 or more 71 1.1
3 or 4 units 113 1.6        
5 to 9 units 73 1.0             Specified owner-occupied units 2,388 100.0
10 to 19 units 54 0.8   VALUE    
20 or more units 19 0.3   Less than $50,000 762 31.9
Mobile home 2,614 36.8   $50,000 to $99,999 1,115 46.7
Boat, RV, van, etc. 7 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 297 12.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 136 5.7
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 72 3.0
1999 to March 2000 247 3.5   $300,000 to $499,999 6 0.3
1995 to 1998 922 13.0   $500,000 to $999,999 0 0.0
1990 to 1994 657 9.3   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 1,438 20.3   Median (dollars) 70,700 (X)
1970 to 1979 1,320 18.6        
1960 to 1969 922 13.0   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 1,080 15.2    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 514 7.2   With a mortgage 1,323 55.4
             Less than $300 27 1.1
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 276 11.6
1 room 41 0.6        $500 to $699 362 15.2
2 rooms 116 1.6        $700 to $999 436 18.3
3 rooms 419 5.9        $1,000 to $1,499 158 6.6
4 rooms 1,241 17.5        $1,500 to $1,999 48 2.0
5 rooms 2,135 30.1        $2,000 or more 16 0.7
6 rooms 1,563 22.0        Median (dollars) 698 (X)
7 rooms 771 10.9   Not mortgaged 1,065 44.6
8 rooms 487 6.9        Median (dollars) 222 (X)
9 or more rooms 327 4.6        
Median (rooms) 5.3 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 6,261 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 1,094 45.8
1999 to March 2000 1,257 20.1   15 to 19 percent 422 17.7
1995 to 1998 1,626 26.0   20 to 24 percent 240 10.1
1990 to 1994 983 15.7   25 to 29 percent 151 6.3
1980 to 1989 1,079 17.2   30 to 34 percent 150 6.3
1970 to 1979 675 10.8   35 percent or more 312 13.1
1969 or earlier 641 10.2   Not computed 19 0.8
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 1,477 100.0
None 462 7.4   GROSS RENT    
1 2,140 34.2   Less than $200 184 12.5
2 2,580 41.2   $200 to $299 160 10.8
3 or more 1,079 17.2   $300 to $499 676 45.8
        $500 to $749 215 14.6
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 17 1.2
Utility Gas 813 13.0   $1,000 to $1,499 0 0.0
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,288 20.6   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 3,979 63.6   No cash rent 225 15.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 70 1.1   Median (dollars) 369 (X)
Coal or coke 9 0.1        
Wood 71 1.1   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 2 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 0 0.0   Less than 15 percent 354 24.0
No fuel used 29 0.5   15 to 19 percent 138 9.3
        20 to 24 percent 105 7.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 130 8.8
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 4 0.1   30 to 34 percent 113 7.7
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 25 0.4   35 percent or more 356 24.1
No telephone service 663 10.6   Not computed 281 19.0
 
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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