Housing

The number of housing units in the Como neighborhood increased by 251 units between 1980 and 2000. The neighborhood's vacancy rate peaked in 1990 at 4.2 percent and then decreased to 1.4 percent in 2000.

The owner occupancy rate in Como decreased from 44 percent to 36 percent from 1980 to 1990. It remained at 36 percent in 2000.

Como's homeowner and rental vacancy rates were consistently below Minneapolis' from 1980 to 2000.

Como's median housing values were below Minneapolis' from 1980 to 2000. The neighborhood and city followed the same trends during this period, dropping to their lowest levels in 1990.

Como's percentage of median household income spent on housing was below Minneapolis' in 1980 and 1990. In 2000, the percentages for the neighborhood and Minneapolis were both at 30 percent.

Como's median gross rent was higher than Minneapolis' from 1980 to 2000, but the difference dwindled from 8 percent in 1980 to 1 percent in 2000.

Median gross rent as a percentage of median household income was higher in Como than in Minneapolis from 1980 to 2000. The neighborhood and Minneapolis followed the same trends during this period, peaking in 1990.

Last updated Sep 27, 2011