Juneau, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,282 housing units in Juneau. This represents a 15.5% growth from 10,638 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,104 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,178 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Juneau is about 63.8%. Juneau's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Juneau were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4%
One Bedroom16%
Two Bedrooms28.90%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$195,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$171,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$859

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan7.50%
Simple Mortgage66.40%
Debt Free18%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21%