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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Mobile County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 165,101 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 150,179 100.0
1-unit, detached 117,140 71.0   1.00 or less 143,605 95.6
1-unit, attached 3,132 1.9   1.01 to 1.50 4,348 2.9
2 units 4,039 2.4   1.51 or more 2,226 1.5
3 or 4 units 6,455 3.9        
5 to 9 units 7,043 4.3             Specified owner-occupied units 87,178 100.0
10 to 19 units 3,874 2.3   VALUE    
20 or more units 7,811 4.7   Less than $50,000 16,138 18.5
Mobile home 15,385 9.3   $50,000 to $99,999 43,173 49.5
Boat, RV, van, etc. 222 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 15,210 17.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 6,690 7.7
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 3,471 4.0
1999 to March 2000 3,765 2.3   $300,000 to $499,999 1,679 1.9
1995 to 1998 11,403 6.9   $500,000 to $999,999 649 0.7
1990 to 1994 11,351 6.9   $1,000,000 or more 168 0.2
1980 to 1989 25,012 15.1   Median (dollars) 80,500 (X)
1970 to 1979 39,023 23.6        
1960 to 1969 27,013 16.4   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 37,284 22.6    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 10,250 6.2   With a mortgage 57,291 65.7
             Less than $300 630 0.7
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 6,508 7.5
1 room 1,829 1.1        $500 to $699 14,919 17.1
2 rooms 5,633 3.4        $700 to $999 18,846 21.6
3 rooms 13,462 8.2        $1,000 to $1,499 11,591 13.3
4 rooms 22,356 13.5        $1,500 to $1,999 3,096 3.6
5 rooms 37,971 23.0        $2,000 or more 1,701 2.0
6 rooms 37,753 22.9        Median (dollars) 787 (X)
7 rooms 23,658 14.3   Not mortgaged 29,887 34.3
8 rooms 12,931 7.8        Median (dollars) 247 (X)
9 or more rooms 9,508 5.8        
Median (rooms) 5.5 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 150,179 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 36,359 41.7
1999 to March 2000 29,387 19.6   15 to 19 percent 14,637 16.8
1995 to 1998 40,824 27.2   20 to 24 percent 10,435 12.0
1990 to 1994 23,897 15.9   25 to 29 percent 6,618 7.6
1980 to 1989 21,728 14.5   30 to 34 percent 4,269 4.9
1970 to 1979 17,704 11.8   35 percent or more 13,467 15.4
1969 or earlier 16,639 11.1   Not computed 1,393 1.6
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 46,437 100.0
None 13,410 8.9   GROSS RENT    
1 53,003 35.3   Less than $200 4,775 10.3
2 57,809 38.5   $200 to $299 3,913 8.4
3 or more 25,957 17.3   $300 to $499 15,041 32.4
        $500 to $749 14,915 32.1
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 3,213 6.9
Utility Gas 81,018 53.9   $1,000 to $1,499 843 1.8
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 4,317 2.9   $1,500 or more 234 0.5
Electricity 63,517 42.3   No cash rent 3,503 7.5
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 68 0.0   Median (dollars) 476 (X)
Coal or coke 12 0.0        
Wood 576 0.4   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 16 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 66 0.0   Less than 15 percent 7,856 16.9
No fuel used 589 0.4   15 to 19 percent 5,782 12.5
        20 to 24 percent 5,203 11.2
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 4,660 10.0
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 915 0.6   30 to 34 percent 3,033 6.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 910 0.6   35 percent or more 14,562 31.4
No telephone service 5,529 3.7   Not computed 5,341 11.5
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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