Cahaba Heights, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,674 housing units in Cahaba Heights. This represents a 20% growth from 2,229 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,674 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cahaba Heights is about 57.8%. Cahaba Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 1.98 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cahaba Heights were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom14.60%
Two Bedrooms36.30%
Three Bedrooms40.10%
Four Bedrooms6.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$131,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$125,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.68
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$720

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan13.70%
Simple Mortgage58.40%
Debt Free21.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%