Alamo, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,333 housing units in Alamo. This represents a 23% growth from 4,337 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,890 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,443 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alamo is about 93.9%. Alamo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.7%. Average household size is 2.86 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom1.70%
Two Bedrooms7.10%
Three Bedrooms27.70%
Four Bedrooms47.60%
Five Bedrooms or more15.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.86
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$731,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$843,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1962

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage11.10%
Home Equity Loan13.80%
Simple Mortgage56.10%
Debt Free18.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.3%