Gustavus, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 324 housing units in Gustavus. This represents a 48.6% growth from 218 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 324 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gustavus is about 79%. Gustavus's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 38.3%. Average household size is 2.13 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gustavus were built after 1991.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type17.60%
One Bedroom34%
Two Bedrooms24.40%
Three Bedrooms17%
Four Bedrooms5.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1992
Median Value of occupied units$135,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1986
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage31.40%
Debt Free68.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%