Header
Bookmark and Share

Elba City, Alabama Housing Analysis

   (County: Coffee County)

Narrow Your Investigation To Make Informed Decisions?

All | Demographics | Education | Geography | Economic | Housing | Government | Taxes | Weather | Crime

Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Elba City, Alabama, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Elba City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 552

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 65

Female householder, no husband present : 319

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 395

Householder not living alone : 19


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Elba City, Alabama)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 32

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 1,306


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Elba City, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 352

Renter-occupied housing units : 200

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 61

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 119

Renter-occupied housing units : 200

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 224

Renter-occupied housing units : 190


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Elba City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 222

$10,000 to $14,999 : 180

$15,000 to $19,999 : 85

$20,000 to $24,999 : 88

$25,000 to $29,999 : 88

$30,000 to $34,999 : 169

$35,000 to $39,999 : 78

$40,000 to $44,999 : 59

$45,000 to $49,999 : 90

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $74,999 : 113

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Elba City, Alabama)

Total : 1,463


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Elba City, Alabama)

Occupied : 1,350

Vacant : 113


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Elba City, Alabama)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Elba City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later : 48

Built 2000 to 2004 : 35

Built 1990 to 1999 : 297

Built 1980 to 1989 : 186

Built 1970 to 1979 : 216

Built 1960 to 1969 : 372

Built 1950 to 1959 : 176

Built 1940 to 1949 : 65

Built 1939 or earlier : 68


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Elba City, Alabama)

Utility gas : 320

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 20

Electricity : 1,001

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Elba City, Alabama)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 89

$25,000 to $29,999 : 23

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $69,999 : 84

$70,000 to $79,999 : 46

$80,000 to $89,999 : 52

$90,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 81

$125,000 to $149,999 : 34

$150,000 to $174,999 : 36

$175,000 to $199,999 : 61

$200,000 to $249,999 : 19

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 20

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Elba City, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 29

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 403

Housing units without a mortgage : 267


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Elba City, Alabama)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $312,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $179,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $73,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $106,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $81,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $67,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $24,000


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Elba City, Alabama

Occupied

84.17%

Vacant

15.83%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Elba City, Alabama

Owner Occupied

64.96%

Renter Occupied

35.04%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Elba City, Alabama: 64.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Elba City, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 75.08%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 24.92%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Elba City, Alabama: 734 (18.6%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Elba City, Alabama: 2.34
Average Household Size in Alabama: 2.48


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Elba City, Alabama

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 7 7 $568,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $568,600
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $445,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $445,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $185,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $185,000
2002        
  Single Family 9 9 $703,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $703,000
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $682,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $682,000
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $267,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $267,000
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $890,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $890,000
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $415,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $415,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Elba City, AL): $24,021
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Elba City): $61,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Elba City): $339
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Elba City, Alabama

Utility Gas: 45.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.8%
Electricity: 46.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Elba City, Alabama

Institutionalized population

100.00%

Correctional facilities for adults

75.08%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

75.08%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

24.92%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

0.0%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


(updated 2010)





Back to Top

Do you want to research elba city, alabama? If you are considering a move, want to view where your friends live,
or just discovering a new place to travel, our data will interest you!

Use any data on this web site at your own risk. citymelt.com does not warrant or certify the correctness of data.