Median real estate price in the City Center of Opelika is $151,482, which is more expensive than 78.9% of the neighborhoods in Alabama and 41.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
The average rental price in Opelika City Center is currently $639, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 77.6% of Alabama neighborhoods.
Opelika City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Opelika, Alabama.
Real estate in the City Center of Opelika, AL is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Opelika City Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 19.2%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 83.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.