McAlester, OK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,366 housing units in McAlester. This represents a 1.6% growth from 7,253 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,177 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 189 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in McAlester is about 66.3%. McAlester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.6%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in McAlester were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom11%
Two Bedrooms33.20%
Three Bedrooms47.70%
Four Bedrooms6.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$54,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$35,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$285

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan2.60%
Simple Mortgage47.40%
Debt Free45.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.2%