Valdez, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,644 housing units in Valdez. This represents a 9.7% growth from 1,499 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,644 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Valdez is about 71.3%. Valdez's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Valdez were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom12.50%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms43.40%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$161,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$118,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$581

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan6.30%
Simple Mortgage71.30%
Debt Free16.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%