Scottsboro, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,866 housing units in Scottsboro. This represents a 16.2% growth from 5,909 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,826 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,040 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Scottsboro is about 67.8%. Scottsboro's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.2%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Scottsboro were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom7.30%
Two Bedrooms31.30%
Three Bedrooms47%
Four Bedrooms11.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$79,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$287

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage50.40%
Debt Free42.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.3%