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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Newport News city
[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 74,117 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 69,686 100.0
1-unit, detached 37,603 50.7   1.00 or less 66,866 96.0
1-unit, attached 5,852 7.9   1.01 to 1.50 1,773 2.5
2 units 1,172 1.6   1.51 or more 1,047 1.5
3 or 4 units 5,855 7.9        
5 to 9 units 9,522 12.8             Specified owner-occupied units 32,309 100.0
10 to 19 units 6,059 8.2   VALUE    
20 or more units 5,893 8.0   Less than $50,000 1,216 3.8
Mobile home 2,134 2.9   $50,000 to $99,999 16,663 51.6
Boat, RV, van, etc. 27 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 10,247 31.7
        $150,000 to $199,000 2,745 8.5
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 975 3.0
1999 to March 2000 941 1.3   $300,000 to $499,999 305 0.9
1995 to 1998 4,311 5.8   $500,000 to $999,999 124 0.4
1990 to 1994 7,422 10.0   $1,000,000 or more 34 0.1
1980 to 1989 14,219 19.2   Median (dollars) 96,400 (X)
1970 to 1979 15,169 20.5        
1960 to 1969 14,017 18.9   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 14,148 19.1    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 3,890 5.2   With a mortgage 24,895 77.1
             Less than $300 57 0.2
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 914 2.8
1 room 1,169 1.6        $500 to $699 2,730 8.4
2 rooms 3,612 4.9        $700 to $999 8,825 27.3
3 rooms 7,537 10.2        $1,000 to $1,499 9,423 29.2
4 rooms 12,862 17.4        $1,500 to $1,999 2,137 6.6
5 rooms 15,645 21.1        $2,000 or more 809 2.5
6 rooms 13,792 18.6        Median (dollars) 998 (X)
7 rooms 8,991 12.1   Not mortgaged 7,414 22.9
8 rooms 6,524 8.8        Median (dollars) 316 (X)
9 or more rooms 3,985 5.4        
Median (rooms) 5.3 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 69,686 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 9,709 30.1
1999 to March 2000 18,422 26.4   15 to 19 percent 5,840 18.1
1995 to 1998 21,639 31.1   20 to 24 percent 5,027 15.6
1990 to 1994 10,206 14.6   25 to 29 percent 3,907 12.1
1980 to 1989 8,950 12.8   30 to 34 percent 2,170 6.7
1970 to 1979 4,483 6.4   35 percent or more 5,438 16.8
1969 or earlier 5,986 8.6   Not computed 218 0.7
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 33,073 100.0
None 7,913 11.4   GROSS RENT    
1 26,024 37.3   Less than $200 2,628 7.9
2 25,544 36.7   $200 to $299 1,328 4.0
3 or more 10,205 14.6   $300 to $499 7,558 22.9
        $500 to $749 14,151 42.8
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 4,540 13.7
Utility Gas 30,512 43.8   $1,000 to $1,499 1,065 3.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 845 1.2   $1,500 or more 227 0.7
Electricity 33,467 48.0   No cash rent 1,576 4.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 4,203 6.0   Median (dollars) 559 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 321 0.5   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 32 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 110 0.2   Less than 15 percent 4,811 14.5
No fuel used 196 0.3   15 to 19 percent 5,234 15.8
        20 to 24 percent 4,748 14.4
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 4,092 12.4
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 381 0.5   30 to 34 percent 2,774 8.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 412 0.6   35 percent or more 9,039 27.3
No telephone service 2,088 3.0   Not computed 2,375 7.2
 
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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