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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Escambia County, Alabama)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,856

Renter-occupied housing units : 915

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 918

Renter-occupied housing units : 228

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,375

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,111

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,475

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,792


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Escambia County, Alabama)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 415

Householder 35 to 44 years : 675

Householder 45 to 54 years : 971

Householder 55 to 59 years : 562

Householder 60 to 64 years : 375

Householder 65 to 74 years : 374

Householder 75 years and over : 169

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 551

Householder 35 to 44 years : 745

Householder 45 to 54 years : 928

Householder 55 to 59 years : 459

Householder 60 to 64 years : 738

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,589

Householder 75 years and over : 1,073


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Escambia County, Alabama)

Less than 10.0 percent : 82

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 400

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 314

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 313

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 323

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 275

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 276

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 595

50.0 percent or more : 733

Not computed : 735


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Escambia County, Alabama)

Built 2010 or later : $314,000

Built 2000 to 2009 : $158,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $67,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $83,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $104,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $80,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $78,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,300


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Escambia County, Alabama: 68.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Alabama: 67.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Escambia County, 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 36 36 $2,728,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $2,200,000
  Five or More Family 3 24 $9,000,000
  Total

45 84 $13,928,800
2000        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,583,343
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,583,343
2001        
  Single Family 13 13 $4,093,554
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $4,093,554
2002        
  Single Family 23 23 $1,433,309
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $1,433,309
2003        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,921,375
  Two Family 1 2 $250,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 22 $2,171,375
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $725,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $725,500
2005        
  Single Family 21 21 $2,754,048
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 54 $2,650,000
  Total

27 75 $5,404,048
2006        
  Single Family 19 19 $2,264,870
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $2,264,870


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Escambia County, AL): $28,319
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alabama): $34,135


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Escambia County): $56,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alabama): $76,700


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Escambia County, Alabama

Utility Gas: 21.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 12.6%
Electricity: 62.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Escambia County, Alabama

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 95.37%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 3.72%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.91%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Escambia County): $351
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alabama): $447
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Escambia County): $494


(updated 2010)



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