Wasilla, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,118 housing units in Wasilla. This represents a 22.9% growth from 1,723 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,703 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 415 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wasilla is about 55.4%. Wasilla's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.8%. Average household size is 2.78 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wasilla were built after 1985.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom16.40%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms33.10%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.17
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$137,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$538

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan3.10%
Simple Mortgage70.10%
Debt Free16.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%