Bayou La Batre, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 864 housing units in Bayou La Batre. This represents a 2.2% decline from 883 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 696 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 168 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bayou La Batre is about 65.5%. Bayou La Batre's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bayou La Batre were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms41.10%
Three Bedrooms41.80%
Four Bedrooms4.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$45,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1973

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.10%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage41.50%
Debt Free50.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%