Saraland, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,049 housing units in Saraland. This represents a 12.3% growth from 4,494 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,743 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 306 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Saraland is about 77.2%. Saraland's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Saraland were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom8.90%
Two Bedrooms18%
Three Bedrooms61.80%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$79,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$411

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage51%
Debt Free35.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.7%