Housing in Alabama

The median home cost in Alabama is $125,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.4%. Home Appreciation in Alabama is up 3.8%. Browse Alabama Real Estate

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Alabama real estate is 31 years old
The Rental Market in Alabama
- Renters make up 25.9% of the Alabama population
- 15.9% of houses and apartments in Alabama, are unoccupied (vacancy rate)
- See the available apartments and rentals in Alabama
DID YOU KNOW
Buying a home is the biggest single purchase most people make during their lives. The second largest is most often an automobile.


Local Listings in Alabama
 $160,000 
4924 Martling Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0.0 | 1752 SqFt
 $160,000 
4924 Martling Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0.0 | 1752 SqFt
 $339,900 
3469 County Road 865
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2208 SqFt
 $189,000 
1409 Pine Needle Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2374 SqFt

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

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  HOUSINGAlabama, AlabamaUnited States
  Median Home Age3137
  Median Home Cost$125,500$216,200
  Home Appr. Last 12 months3.80%6.77%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.14.08%31.12%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.2.43%11.41%
  Property Tax Rate$4.28$11.89
  Homes Owned58.17%56.34%
  Housing Vacant15.91%12.45%
  Homes Rented25.93%31.21%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Studio Apartment$610$890
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$680$990
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$860$1,240
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,140$1,660
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,320$1,910
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent2.61%2.34%
  Vacant Rented0.58%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale1.54%1.20%
  Vacant Sold0.67%0.46%
  Vacant Vacation3.77%3.97%
  Vacant Other6.74%4.02%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,0007.16%4.57%
  $20,000 to $39,9996.10%3.37%
  $40,000 to $59,9997.24%4.19%
  $60,000 to $79,9999.63%5.74%
  $80,000 to $99,9999.46%6.79%
  $100,000 to $149,99919.00%15.19%
  $150,000 to $199,99915.10%14.69%
  $200,000 to $299,99915.35%18.15%
  $300,000 to $399,9995.69%10.43%
  $400,000 to $499,9992.20%5.70%
  $500,000 to $749,9991.84%6.39%
  $750,000 to $999,9990.70%2.41%
  $1,000,000 or more0.55%2.39%
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    REAL ESTATE IN ALABAMA

    NEW LISTINGS IN ALABAMA
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    Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

    $279,900
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