Alamosa, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,173 housing units in Alamosa. This represents a 10.4% growth from 2,874 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,166 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 7 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alamosa is about 50.4%. Alamosa's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alamosa were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom17.90%
Two Bedrooms34.40%
Three Bedrooms34.60%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$83,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$312

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.50%
Second Mortgage7.20%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage57.30%
Debt Free29.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%