Newton, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 809 housing units in Newton. This represents a 28% growth from 632 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 809 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Newton is about 76%. Newton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Newton were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom5.30%
Two Bedrooms23.60%
Three Bedrooms57.80%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$60,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$110

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.80%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage50%
Debt Free40.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.5%