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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Mecosta 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 19,593 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 14,915 100.0
1-unit, detached 13,389 68.3   1.00 or less 14,555 97.6
1-unit, attached 202 1.0   1.01 to 1.50 252 1.7
2 units 430 2.2   1.51 or more 108 0.7
3 or 4 units 501 2.6        
5 to 9 units 462 2.4             Specified owner-occupied units 6,258 100.0
10 to 19 units 474 2.4   VALUE    
20 or more units 245 1.3   Less than $50,000 828 13.2
Mobile home 3,734 19.1   $50,000 to $99,999 2,884 46.1
Boat, RV, van, etc. 156 0.8   $100,000 to $149,999 1,436 22.9
        $150,000 to $199,000 648 10.4
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 393 6.3
1999 to March 2000 540 2.8   $300,000 to $499,999 55 0.9
1995 to 1998 1,627 8.3   $500,000 to $999,999 4 0.1
1990 to 1994 1,557 7.9   $1,000,000 or more 10 0.2
1980 to 1989 2,748 14.0   Median (dollars) 90,100 (X)
1970 to 1979 4,444 22.7        
1960 to 1969 2,691 13.7   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 2,726 13.9    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 3,260 16.6   With a mortgage 4,035 64.5
             Less than $300 26 0.4
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 555 8.9
1 room 321 1.6        $500 to $699 1,099 17.6
2 rooms 744 3.8        $700 to $999 1,404 22.4
3 rooms 1,508 7.7        $1,000 to $1,499 730 11.7
4 rooms 3,704 18.9        $1,500 to $1,999 156 2.5
5 rooms 4,619 23.6        $2,000 or more 65 1.0
6 rooms 3,390 17.3        Median (dollars) 753 (X)
7 rooms 2,203 11.2   Not mortgaged 2,223 35.5
8 rooms 1,705 8.7        Median (dollars) 237 (X)
9 or more rooms 1,399 7.1        
Median (rooms) 5.3 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 14,915 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 2,934 46.9
1999 to March 2000 3,237 21.7   15 to 19 percent 999 16.0
1995 to 1998 4,145 27.8   20 to 24 percent 775 12.4
1990 to 1994 2,479 16.6   25 to 29 percent 483 7.7
1980 to 1989 2,470 16.6   30 to 34 percent 260 4.2
1970 to 1979 1,386 9.3   35 percent or more 727 11.6
1969 or earlier 1,198 8.0   Not computed 80 1.3
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 3,721 100.0
None 909 6.1   GROSS RENT    
1 5,142 34.5   Less than $200 281 7.6
2 5,958 39.9   $200 to $299 286 7.7
3 or more 2,906 19.5   $300 to $499 1,379 37.1
        $500 to $749 1,141 30.7
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 252 6.8
Utility Gas 6,985 46.8   $1,000 to $1,499 119 3.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 5,011 33.6   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 907 6.1   No cash rent 263 7.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 1,031 6.9   Median (dollars) 470 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 858 5.8   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 85 0.6   Less than 15 percent 597 16.0
No fuel used 38 0.3   15 to 19 percent 352 9.5
        20 to 24 percent 352 9.5
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 365 9.8
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 112 0.8   30 to 34 percent 268 7.2
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 118 0.8   35 percent or more 1,428 38.4
No telephone service 678 4.5   Not computed 359 9.6
 
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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