Valdosta, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 19,007 housing units in Valdosta. This represents a 21.8% growth from 15,608 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,888 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 119 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Valdosta is about 47.9%. Valdosta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.9%. Average household size is 2.5 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom12.60%
Two Bedrooms28.70%
Three Bedrooms45.20%
Four Bedrooms9.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$83,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$57,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$403

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage55.10%
Debt Free29.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%