Butte, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 957 housing units in Butte. This represents a 19.9% growth from 798 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 957 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Butte is about 83%. Butte's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.9%. Average household size is 2.83 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Butte were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type8.20%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms30.20%
Three Bedrooms29.80%
Four Bedrooms16.10%
Five Bedrooms or more5.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$126,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$73,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$850

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.70%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free24.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%