Northport, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,543 housing units in Northport. This represents a 25.8% growth from 6,793 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,313 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 230 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Northport is about 61.5%. Northport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.6%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Northport were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom11.50%
Two Bedrooms26.20%
Three Bedrooms44%
Four Bedrooms14%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$111,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$119,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$443

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan10.40%
Simple Mortgage56.70%
Debt Free26.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%