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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Mahaska 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 9,551 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 8,880 100.0
1-unit, detached 7,382 77.3   1.00 or less 8,754 98.6
1-unit, attached 68 0.7   1.01 to 1.50 108 1.2
2 units 334 3.5   1.51 or more 18 0.2
3 or 4 units 375 3.9        
5 to 9 units 286 3.0             Specified owner-occupied units 4,750 100.0
10 to 19 units 143 1.5   VALUE    
20 or more units 238 2.5   Less than $50,000 1,345 28.3
Mobile home 704 7.4   $50,000 to $99,999 2,329 49.0
Boat, RV, van, etc. 21 0.2   $100,000 to $149,999 683 14.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 256 5.4
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 105 2.2
1999 to March 2000 199 2.1   $300,000 to $499,999 32 0.7
1995 to 1998 473 5.0   $500,000 to $999,999 0 0.0
1990 to 1994 458 4.8   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 801 8.4   Median (dollars) 68,100 (X)
1970 to 1979 1,434 15.0        
1960 to 1969 759 7.9   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 1,876 19.6    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 3,551 37.2   With a mortgage 2,800 58.9
             Less than $300 37 0.8
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 552 11.6
1 room 99 1.0        $500 to $699 1,004 21.1
2 rooms 270 2.8        $700 to $999 746 15.7
3 rooms 677 7.1        $1,000 to $1,499 380 8.0
4 rooms 1,557 16.3        $1,500 to $1,999 47 1.0
5 rooms 2,131 22.3        $2,000 or more 34 0.7
6 rooms 1,748 18.3        Median (dollars) 656 (X)
7 rooms 1,252 13.1   Not mortgaged 1,950 41.1
8 rooms 920 9.6        Median (dollars) 263 (X)
9 or more rooms 897 9.4        
Median (rooms) 5.5 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 8,880 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 2,469 52.0
1999 to March 2000 1,597 18.0   15 to 19 percent 982 20.7
1995 to 1998 2,354 26.5   20 to 24 percent 511 10.8
1990 to 1994 1,463 16.5   25 to 29 percent 273 5.7
1980 to 1989 1,564 17.6   30 to 34 percent 121 2.5
1970 to 1979 1,008 11.4   35 percent or more 372 7.8
1969 or earlier 894 10.1   Not computed 22 0.5
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 2,357 100.0
None 609 6.9   GROSS RENT    
1 2,530 28.5   Less than $200 224 9.5
2 3,663 41.3   $200 to $299 286 12.1
3 or more 2,078 23.4   $300 to $499 908 38.5
        $500 to $749 659 28.0
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 35 1.5
Utility Gas 5,711 64.3   $1,000 to $1,499 14 0.6
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,710 19.3   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 1,106 12.5   No cash rent 231 9.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 155 1.7   Median (dollars) 420 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 147 1.7   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 42 0.5   Less than 15 percent 570 24.2
No fuel used 9 0.1   15 to 19 percent 302 12.8
        20 to 24 percent 323 13.7
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 175 7.4
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 44 0.5   30 to 34 percent 136 5.8
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 57 0.6   35 percent or more 551 23.4
No telephone service 206 2.3   Not computed 300 12.7
 
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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