Walker County, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Walker County, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 30,816 total housing units. This is a decrease of -1,601 units since the year 2000 when it had 32,417 total homes. It's an increase of 2,389 units since the year 1990 when it had 28,427 total units. There was an increase of 3,990 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Walker County's 30,816 total housing units, 86.22% are occupied units, and 13.78% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 26,571 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,793 units since the year 2000 when it had 28,364 occupied home units. It's an increase of 1,017 units since the year 1990 when it had 25,554 occupied home units. Walker County saw an increase of 2,810 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Walker County's 26,571 occupied housing units, 37.81% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 24.23% are renter occupied housing units, and 37.97% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,437 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 772 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,665 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 1,141 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,296 renter occupied homes. There was an increase of 369 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 10,046 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Walker County has 10,088 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 4,245 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 192 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,053 vacant home units. It's an increase of 1,372 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,873 vacant homes. Walker County saw an increase of 1,180 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 4,245 vacant housing units, 21.41% are for rent home units, 1.32% are rented - but not occupied home units, 9.26% are for sale housing units, 5.56% are sold - but not occupied homes, 13.73% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.26% are for migrant workers units, and 48.46% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 909 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -22 units since the year 2000 when it had 931 for rent homes. It's an increase of 292 units since the year 1990 when it had 617 for rent housing units. There was an increase of 314 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Walker County has 56 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -252 units since the year 2000 when it had 308 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Walker County has 393 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -13 units since the year 2000 when it had 406 for sale homes. It's an increase of 33 units since the year 1990 when it had 360 for sale units. Walker County saw an increase of 46 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 236 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 583 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -30 units since the year 2000 when it had 613 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's a decrease of -104 units since the year 1990 when it had 687 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was a decrease of -74 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 11 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 9 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 4 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Walker County has 2,057 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 271 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,786 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 1,008 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,049 listed as vacant other housing units. Walker County saw an increase of 737 units between 1990 and 2000.