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DC City Profile - Housing
Housing UnitsPrice of Single-Family Homes (2016 $)
MobilityMortgage Lending (Home Purchase Loans)
Rental VacancyMortgage Borrower Income (2006 $)
HomeownershipSubprime Lending
Sales of Single-Family Homes 
 
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Washington, D.C.

  City
Housing Units    
Occupied housing units, 1980 253,143  
Occupied housing units, 1990 249,634  
Occupied housing units, 2000 248,338  
Occupied housing units, 2010 266,707  
Mobility    
% same house 5 years ago, 1990 53  
% same house 5 years ago, 2000 50  
Rental Vacancy    
Rental vacancy rate (%), 1980 6.0  
Rental vacancy rate (%), 1990 8.0  
Rental vacancy rate (%), 2000 6.2  
Rental vacancy rate (%), 2011-15 5.6  0.5
Homeownership    
Homeownership rate (%), 1980 35  
Homeownership rate (%), 1990 39  
Homeownership rate (%), 2000 41  
Homeownership rate (%), 2011-15 41  0.5
Sales of Single-Family Homes    
Number of sales, 1995 3,095  
Number of sales, 1996 3,420  
Number of sales, 1997 3,952  
Number of sales, 1998 5,323  
Number of sales, 1999 5,095  
Number of sales, 2000 4,226  
Number of sales, 2001 4,255  
Number of sales, 2002 4,341  
Number of sales, 2003 4,304  
Number of sales, 2004 4,849  
Number of sales, 2005 4,557  
Number of sales, 2006 3,705  
Number of sales, 2007 3,179  
Number of sales, 2008 2,258  
Number of sales, 2009 2,196  
Number of sales, 2010 2,507  
Number of sales, 2011 2,788  
Number of sales, 2012 3,201  
Number of sales, 2013 3,643  
Number of sales, 2014 3,087  
Number of sales, 2015 3,231  
Number of sales, 2016 3,462  
Price of Single-Family Homes (2016 $)    
Median sales price, 1995 186,000  
Median sales price, 1996 179,000  
Median sales price, 1997 187,000  
Median sales price, 1998 190,000  
Median sales price, 1999 195,000  
Median sales price, 2000 209,000  
Median sales price, 2001 250,000  
Median sales price, 2002 316,000  
Median sales price, 2003 395,000  
Median sales price, 2004 422,000  
Median sales price, 2005 509,000  
Median sales price, 2006 512,000  
Median sales price, 2007 539,000  
Median sales price, 2008 542,000  
Median sales price, 2009 560,000  
Median sales price, 2010 562,000  
Median sales price, 2011 533,000  
Median sales price, 2012 554,000  
Median sales price, 2013 594,000  
Median sales price, 2014 610,000  
Median sales price, 2015 669,000  
Median sales price, 2016 660,000  
% annual change median price, 2006-2016 2.6  
% annual change median price, 2011-2016 4.4  
% annual change median price, 2015-2016 -1.4  
Mortgage Lending (Home Purchase Loans)    
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 1997 39  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 1998 53  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 1999 59  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2000 61  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2001 63  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2002 67  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2003 71  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2004 88  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2005 102  
Loans per 1,000 housing units, 2006 94  
Mortgage Borrower Income (2006 $)    
Median borrower income, 1997 78,685  
Median borrower income, 1998 80,107  
Median borrower income, 1999 79,281  
Median borrower income, 2000 87,898  
Median borrower income, 2001 94,959  
Median borrower income, 2002 96,825  
Median borrower income, 2003 98,471  
Median borrower income, 2004 106,685  
Median borrower income, 2005 115,890  
Median borrower income, 2006 122,216  
Subprime Lending    
% subprime loans, 1997 3.9  
% subprime loans, 1998 5.9  
% subprime loans, 1999 4.5  
% subprime loans, 2000 5.1  
% subprime loans, 2001 3.1  
% subprime loans, 2002 2.8  
% subprime loans, 2003 3.6  
% subprime loans, 2004 5.3  
% subprime loans, 2005 10  
% subprime loans, 2006 8.7  

Notes:
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Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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