Alamosa, CO
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Alamosa, CO Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Alamosa Housing Market Information

With 9,819 people, 3,648 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $159,979, Alamosa real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Alamosa, accounting for 58.31% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Alamosa include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 17.43%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 15.60%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 5.78%).

People in Alamosa primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Alamosa has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Alamosa built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Alamosa built between 1940-1969 ( 29.51%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 17.03%). There's also some housing in Alamosa built between 2000 and later ( 10.80%).

Alamosa Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Alamosa have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 9.64%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Alamosa house appreciation rate of 0.92%.

Over the last year, Alamosa appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Alamosa's appreciation rate has been 1.99%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Alamosa were at 0.00%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.00%.

Relative to Colorado, our data show that Alamosa's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Colorado.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$159,979

Alamosa, CO HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,048,000 0.0
$786,001 - $1,048,000 0.0
$524,001 - $786,000 0.9
$419,001 - $524,000 0.9
$314,001 - $419,000 1.3
$209,001 - $314,000 9.7
$105,001 - $209,000 61.3
$52,001 - $105,000 13.9
$0 - $52,000 12.1

Low for CO
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
45.7195593577874 79.9126637554585

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
3,648

Alamosa Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
45.00% 2.18% 2 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$820 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 40.24
Renters 59.76
Vacant 8.39

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Alamosa HOMES
2000 or Newer 10.8
1970 - 1999 42.7
1940 - 1969 29.5
1939 or Older 17.0

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Alamosa HOMES
Single-Family 58.3
Townhomes 2.9
Small Apt. Buildings 17.4
Apt. Complexes 15.6
Mobile Homes 5.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Alamosa HOMES
No Bedroom 5.52
1 Bedroom 12.86
2 Bedrooms 36.61
3 Bedrooms 32.70
4 Bedrooms 9.79
5 or more bedrooms 2.51

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