Altoona, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 442 housing units in Altoona. This represents a 9.1% growth from 405 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 442 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Altoona is about 58.4%. Altoona's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.1%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Altoona were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom14%
Two Bedrooms31.20%
Three Bedrooms46.20%
Four Bedrooms8.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$52,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$50,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$99

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.10%
Home Equity Loan4%
Simple Mortgage40.80%
Debt Free54%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%