Alamosa, CO
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Alamosa, CO Real Estate Data


Alamosa Housing Market Information

With a population of 9,819, 3,580 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $150,452, Alamosa real estate values are some of the lowest in Colorado, although compared to real estate around the nation, Alamosa homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Alamosa, accounting for 59.09% 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 ( 17.08%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 13.70%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 6.26%).

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 ( 27.75%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 17.34%). There's also some housing in Alamosa built between 2000 and later ( 11.63%).

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 12.01%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Alamosa house appreciation rate of 1.14%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Alamosa's appreciation rate, at 4.43%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Alamosa's appreciation rate has been 1.31%, which annualizes to a rate of 5.34%.

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:
$150,452

Alamosa, CO HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,127,000 0.0
$846,001 - $1,127,000 0.0
$564,001 - $846,000 1.1
$451,001 - $564,000 1.8
$338,001 - $451,000 1.3
$225,001 - $338,000 11.9
$113,001 - $225,000 55.2
$56,001 - $113,000 15.2
$0 - $56,000 13.4

Very Low for CO
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
50.5885108625637 82.9694323144105

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
3,580

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$782 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 41.75
Renters 58.25
Vacant 8.86

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Alamosa HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.6
1970 - 1999 43.3
1940 - 1969 27.7
1939 or Older 17.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Alamosa HOMES
Single-Family 59.1
Townhomes 3.9
Small Apt. Buildings 17.1
Apt. Complexes 13.7
Mobile Homes 6.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Alamosa HOMES
No Bedroom 5.22
1 Bedroom 14.05
2 Bedrooms 31.47
3 Bedrooms 36.28
4 Bedrooms 11.15
5 or more bedrooms 1.83

Alamosa Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
47.63% 2.32% 4 6
* 10 is highest

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