Auburn, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,082 housing units in Auburn. This represents a 36.9% growth from 14,673 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,485 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,597 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Auburn is about 41.2%. Auburn's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.12 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4%
One Bedroom19.20%
Two Bedrooms34.30%
Three Bedrooms27.50%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1983
Median Value of occupied units$138,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$150,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1983
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$372

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.20%
Home Equity Loan10.80%
Simple Mortgage53%
Debt Free28.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%