There are 128 single-family residential houses in West Buechel. Seventy-seven (60%) are owner occupied. Fifty-one houses (40%) are rental units. If one were to add in the number of rental apartments in Fountain Square and Royal Arms, the percentages reverse, with 60% rental and 40% owner-occupied, city-wide.
About a dozen of the West Buechel rental houses are owned by residents of West Buechel.
Fifty-two of the rental houses are owned by citizens of Jefferson County, and about a dozen are owned from out-of-state addresses.