Decatur, AL Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 24,002 housing units in Decatur.
This represents a 16.3% growth from 20,640 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 21,969 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,033 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Decatur is about 64%.
Decatur's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%.
Average household size is 2.43 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Decatur were built after 1974.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.90%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Value of occupied units||$89,200|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$74,800|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Median year structure was built||1976|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$392|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||7.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.1%|