Alvarado, TX Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,251 housing units in Alvarado. This represents a 7.6% growth from 1,163 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,170 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 81 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alvarado is about 67.9%. Alvarado's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 2.66 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alvarado were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom16.40%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms40.80%
Four Bedrooms5.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$51,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$43,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$313

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.90%
Home Equity Loan1%
Simple Mortgage56.30%
Debt Free41.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18%