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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: DeKalb 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 3,839 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 3,528 100.0
1-unit, detached 2,777 72.3   1.00 or less 3,467 98.3
1-unit, attached 56 1.5   1.01 to 1.50 56 1.6
2 units 118 3.1   1.51 or more 5 0.1
3 or 4 units 256 6.7        
5 to 9 units 47 1.2             Specified owner-occupied units 1,399 100.0
10 to 19 units 21 0.5   VALUE    
20 or more units 47 1.2   Less than $50,000 471 33.7
Mobile home 517 13.5   $50,000 to $99,999 668 47.7
Boat, RV, van, etc. 0 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 196 14.0
        $150,000 to $199,000 37 2.6
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 25 1.8
1999 to March 2000 150 3.9   $300,000 to $499,999 0 0.0
1995 to 1998 404 10.5   $500,000 to $999,999 2 0.1
1990 to 1994 210 5.5   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 391 10.2   Median (dollars) 64,800 (X)
1970 to 1979 784 20.4        
1960 to 1969 425 11.1   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 483 12.6    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 992 25.8   With a mortgage 774 55.3
             Less than $300 23 1.6
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 149 10.7
1 room 8 0.2        $500 to $699 258 18.4
2 rooms 90 2.3        $700 to $999 240 17.2
3 rooms 286 7.4        $1,000 to $1,499 91 6.5
4 rooms 629 16.4        $1,500 to $1,999 13 0.9
5 rooms 997 26.0        $2,000 or more 0 0.0
6 rooms 863 22.5        Median (dollars) 667 (X)
7 rooms 445 11.6   Not mortgaged 625 44.7
8 rooms 299 7.8        Median (dollars) 219 (X)
9 or more rooms 222 5.8        
Median (rooms) 5.4 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 3,528 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 708 50.6
1999 to March 2000 627 17.8   15 to 19 percent 229 16.4
1995 to 1998 1,046 29.6   20 to 24 percent 145 10.4
1990 to 1994 586 16.6   25 to 29 percent 111 7.9
1980 to 1989 523 14.8   30 to 34 percent 41 2.9
1970 to 1979 368 10.4   35 percent or more 160 11.4
1969 or earlier 378 10.7   Not computed 5 0.4
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 803 100.0
None 270 7.7   GROSS RENT    
1 1,061 30.1   Less than $200 198 24.7
2 1,412 40.0   $200 to $299 128 15.9
3 or more 785 22.3   $300 to $499 236 29.4
        $500 to $749 127 15.8
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 31 3.9
Utility Gas 668 18.9   $1,000 to $1,499 2 0.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,747 49.5   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 897 25.4   No cash rent 81 10.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 40 1.1   Median (dollars) 332 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 164 4.6   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 12 0.3   Less than 15 percent 151 18.8
No fuel used 0 0.0   15 to 19 percent 108 13.4
        20 to 24 percent 140 17.4
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 119 14.8
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 20 0.6   30 to 34 percent 40 5.0
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 34 1.0   35 percent or more 146 18.2
No telephone service 75 2.1   Not computed 99 12.3
 
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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