Chelsea, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,026 housing units in Chelsea. This represents a 111.1% growth from 486 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,026 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chelsea is about 86.1%. Chelsea's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.8%. Average household size is 2.9 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chelsea were built after 1992.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom3%
Two Bedrooms16.90%
Three Bedrooms48.40%
Four Bedrooms24.60%
Five Bedrooms or more7.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.08
Median year structure was built1994
Median Value of occupied units$187,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$158,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$170

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan11.70%
Simple Mortgage63.10%
Debt Free18.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%