Phenix City, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,218 housing units in Phenix City. This represents a 22.2% growth from 10,813 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,150 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 68 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Phenix City is about 52.1%. Phenix City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.8%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Phenix City were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms37.80%
Three Bedrooms38.10%
Four Bedrooms7.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$73,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$72,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$291

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage52.10%
Debt Free38%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%