80 Enlightening Bedroom Design Statistics

We analyzed over 500,000 bedroom designs. Here are the results.

Luxury bedroom design

Based on our analysis of 582,301 bedroom designs, we put together this extensive batch of bedroom statistics setting out what are the most popular styles, colors, flooring and more.

Below we provide the data broken up by various categories. This type of info is sought-after as indicated via design questions.

For example, under “bedroom style statistics” you’ll notice that “Contemporary” bedrooms make up 27.01% of bedroom designs. It’s the most popular style.

If you’re interested in more, check out our main design statistics page here and our main bedroom photo gallery here.

Related: Powder Room Design Statistics | Home Office Ideas | Kitchen Design Statistics

Bedroom Style Statistics

Common

Contemporary

27.01%

Traditional

22.03%

Transitional

15.06%

Modern

9.94%

Uncommon

Eclectic

5.19%

Beach Style

4.30%

Rustic

3.02%

Farmhouse

2.41%

Rare

Craftsman

2.18%

Mediterranean

2.15%

Scandinavian

1.72%

Midcentury

1.12%

Very Rare

Tropical

0.95%

Shabby-Chic

0.81%

Industrial

0.77%

Asian

0.69%

Extremely Rare

Victorian

0.39%

Southwestern

0.27%

Your bedroom is the most personal and peaceful room in your home (or at least it’s supposed to be). When it comes to choosing the style of your bedroom you will have endless choices. We have designed a list with all bedroom styles ranging from most popular to least popular. The purpose of this list is to help you understand what people tend to go for when it comes to designing their bedrooms. The style you choose will depend on what helps you relax the most.

Size Data

Bedroom Size Popularity

Bedroom Size

Medium

Large

Compact

Expansive

Percentage

53.71%

33.44%

9.85%

2.99%

The size of your bedroom will often go according to the overall space you have when you are building your home. It all depends on what you like the most, small and cozy or Big and spacious? there are more options than those but it seems that people tend to go the most for medium and large bedrooms. You need a well spaced out bedroom specially if you are a fan of big beds, you will be a fan of a medium sized bedroom if you sleep alone. It all comes down to your preference but to help you decide here are the most popular choices around the world!

Color Info



Bedroom Color

Brown

%38.11

White

%19.93

Gray

%13.74

Beige

%10.61

Black

%5.45

Green

%3.53

Blue

%1.74

Turquoise

%1.71

Wood Tones

%1.25

Orange

%1.21

Red

%1.07

Yellow

%0.93

Pink

%0.36

Violet

%0.35

Brown, White and Gray seem to be very popular for most rooms in our Design Statistics series. This makes sense in rooms that are meant to be used for relaxing or hanging out with friends. You can’t go wrong with these colors.

Room Types

Bedroom Type Popularity

Bedroom Type

Primary

Guests

Loft-Style

Percentage

53.71%

33.44%

9.85%

In many cases homes may have all three of these styles, depending on the size. Primary bedrooms are always a priority for people looking for new homes, this part of the house could be the difference between buying the place or going for other options.

Wall Color Stats



Bedroom Wall Color

White

%27.19

Beige

%26.64

Gray

%19.45

Blue

%9.87

Green

%4.07

Brown

%2.91

Multi

%2.87

Yellow

%2.66

Pink

%1.31

Purple

%1.27

Black

%0.67

Red

%0.56

Orange

%0.57

If you are painting your bedroom walls then you are in the right place! We have gone through the hassle of laying out all the options for you. We’ve even gone out of our way and organized them from most popular to least popular to help you make your decision!

Popular Floor Materials

Common

Carpet

41.14%

Medium Hardwood

21.18%

Dark Hardwood

15.17%

Light Hardwood

13.92%

Uncommon

Concrete

1.70%

Ceramic Tile

1.43%

Porcelain Tile

1.34%

Painted Wood

0.93%

Rare

Laminate

0.62%

Marble

0.53%

Vinyl

0.41%

Bamboo

0.39%

Very Rare

Travertine

0.30%

Terra-Cotta

0.25%

Limestone

0.17%

Plywood

0.15%

Extremely Rare

Cork

0.30%

Slate

0.25%

Linoleum

0.17%

Brick

0.15%

Cork

0.03%

Normally, people tend to pick the same type of floor they have in the rest of their house for their bedroom but when they don’t what do they choose? They answer seems to be Carpet, but why is that? A big reason for this is that bedrooms tend to be on the second floor of a house, having a carpet minimizes the noise made by people walking upstairs.

Floor Colors


Bedroom Floor Color

Brown

%39.85

Beige

%34.13

Gray

%15.08

White

%5.17

Black

%1.51

Multi

%1.24

Blue

%1.01

Yellow

%0.43

Red

%0.37

Orange

%0.36

Green

%0.34

Pink

%0.28

Purple

%0.16

Turquoise

%0.07

This category will heavily depend on what material you chose your floors to be. There are so many options when it comes to picking a color for your floors but are usual brown comes on top! Brown seems to be a very popular option in many of our other Design Statistics.

Fireplace Information

Bedroom Fireplace Popularity

Fireplace Type

None

Standard

Corner

Two-Sided

Ribbon

Wood Stove

Hanging

Percentage

81.28%

13.62%

1.75%

1.49%

1.43%

0.21%

0.19%

There aren’t many people that decide to add a fireplace to their bedroom, but for those who do I bet they enjoy it very much and it looks great! If you are thinking about adding a fireplace to your bedroom, we have laid out every style and it’s popularity to help you through the process.

Bedroom Fireplace Surround Metrics

Bedroom Fireplace Material Popularity

Fireplace Material

None

Standard

Corner

Two-Sided

Ribbon

Wood Stove

Hanging

Percentage

81.28%

13.62%

1.75%

1.49%

1.43%

0.21%

0.19%

If you do end up deciding to add a fireplace to your bedroom then we have you covered for the next steps. Deciding what you want your fireplace to be surrounded by will make or break the way it looks! If you love you fireplace just the way it is then you can go with nothing but for those looking for little extra, here is all the data you’ll need!

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