Rainsville, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,980 housing units in Rainsville. This represents a 21.5% growth from 1,629 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,980 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rainsville is about 79.3%. Rainsville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rainsville were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5.40%
Two Bedrooms23.20%
Three Bedrooms59.80%
Four Bedrooms9.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$75,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$47,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$332

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage43.90%
Debt Free47.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.7%