Dalton, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,309 housing units in Dalton. This represents a 7.9% growth from 9,555 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,173 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 136 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dalton is about 48.7%. Dalton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.8%. Average household size is 2.81 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.50%
One Bedroom18.10%
Two Bedrooms34.70%
Three Bedrooms29.30%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$102,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$109,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.86
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$381

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage49.30%
Debt Free37.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.8%