Shorter, AL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 133 housing units in Shorter. This represents a 23.1% decline from 173 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 133 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shorter is about 85.5%. Shorter's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12%. Average household size is 3.03 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shorter were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.80%
One Bedroom3.80%
Two Bedrooms24.10%
Three Bedrooms63.90%
Four Bedrooms2.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$47,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$12,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.18
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$175

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan2.70%
Simple Mortgage50.70%
Debt Free43.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.8%