Opelika, AL Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,272 housing units in Opelika.
This represents a 14.7% growth from 8,956 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 8,950 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,322 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Opelika is about 64.4%.
Opelika's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.2%.
Average household size is 2.49 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Opelika were built after 1975.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.20%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Median year structure was built||1976|
|Median Value of occupied units||$91,100|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$55,000|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$256|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.20%|
|Home Equity Loan||8.80%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.9%|