Leighton, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 422 housing units in Leighton. This represents a 6.6% growth from 396 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 422 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Leighton is about 74.9%. Leighton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16.8%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Leighton were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom5.70%
Two Bedrooms37.70%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$52,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$21,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$153

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.40%
Home Equity Loan2.80%
Simple Mortgage50.50%
Debt Free44.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%