Boaz, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,469 housing units in Boaz. This represents a 13.6% growth from 3,053 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,075 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 394 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Boaz is about 63.4%. Boaz's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Boaz were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom10%
Two Bedrooms30.10%
Three Bedrooms48.30%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$71,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$276

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.40%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage50.80%
Debt Free44.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%