Pell City, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,220 housing units in Pell City. This represents a 18.6% growth from 3,557 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,706 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,514 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pell City is about 77.1%. Pell City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.4%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pell City were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom4.30%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms53.90%
Four Bedrooms13.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$112,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$67,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$439

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.30%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage45.20%
Debt Free39%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%