Kachemak, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 217 housing units in Kachemak. This represents a 24% growth from 175 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 217 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kachemak is about 84.9%. Kachemak's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 23.5%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Kachemak were built after 1983.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type14.70%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms21.70%
Four Bedrooms19.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$138,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.12
Median year structure was built1987
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$400

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan8.80%
Simple Mortgage50.90%
Debt Free36.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20%