Alva, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 992 housing units in Alva. This represents a 91.5% growth from 518 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 992 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alva is about 91.3%. Alva's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.3%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alva were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom5%
Two Bedrooms35.10%
Three Bedrooms49.40%
Four Bedrooms8.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$124,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$255,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1973

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage11.30%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage45.10%
Debt Free32.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%