This page looks at a variety of Mud Bay CDP Alaska housing market data taken from the most recent 2022 American Community Survey census data. Housing units are structures such as a single family home, apartment community, mobile home park, public housing, etc. where a person or family live and live separately from other residents of the building. Figure 1 shows the total number of housing units for each city. Mud Bay CDP shows it has a Housing Units of 133 which is less than most other places in the metropolitan area.
Figure 2 illustrates the housing density in the Mud Bay CDP housing market as measured by housing units per square land mile (includes single family homes, apartments, etc.) Mud Bay CDP depicts it has a Housing Density of 11.0 which is less than most other places in the metro area. The place with the highest housing density in the area is Haines CDP which depicts a density of 60.4 ( substantially bigger). Comparing housing density to the United States average of 39.5, Mud Bay CDP is approximately a third the size. Also, measured against the state of Alaska, housing density of 0.6, Mud Bay CDP is substantially bigger.
In Figure 3, Mud Bay CDP area change in the number of housing units and is a forward gauge (along with population change) for any potential housing shortage. Mud Bay CDP depicts it has a Housing Unit Change of -10.7% which is in the mid point range of other places in the local area. The place with the highest change in the housing units in the area is Lutak CDP which shows a housing units of 31.9% (approximately 3.0 times bigger). Comparing change in the housing units to the United States average of 7.4%, Mud Bay CDP is 45.3% larger. Also, measured against the state of Alaska, change in the housing units of 5.7%, Mud Bay CDP is about twice as large.
Figure 4 shows the percentage of rental property based on that they are occupied by renters as a percent of the total number of households in the community (including homes, apartments, etc.) Mud Bay CDP depicts it has a Renter Percent of 39.6% which is the third most renter percent of all other places in the greater Mud Bay CDP region.
Figure 5 illustrates the total number of housing units that are occupied by owners. it has a Owner Percent of 60.4% which is less than most other places in the greater region.
Mud Bay CDP Alaska Home Cost Charts
Figure 14 shows the total housing cost for both home owners and apartment community renters in the area. Mud Bay CDP has one of the largest proportions of housing cost less than $300 at 23% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being Klukwan CDP with 24%. Second, it has the largest proportion of housing cost between $1,000 and $1,500 at 38% of the total and is ranked #1.
Mud Bay CDP Alaska Home Financing Charts
Figure 17 shows the proportion of houses with a mortgage versus those without a mortgage. Mud Bay CDP has the smallest proportion of houses with mortgages at 38% of the total.
Mud Bay CDP Alaska Home Characteristics Charts
Figure 19 shows, for the average house in each location, the median year that a house was built. This can be useful for understanding the relative age of one neighborhood versus another for a real estate investor. it has a Median Year Built of 1985 which is in the middle range of other places in the area. The place with the highest year built in the area is Mosquito Lake CDP which shows a year built of 1999 ( about the same size).
Figure 20 looks at the distribution of housing units by the median age that the homes were built. it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1990 to 1999 at 51% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1960 to 1969 at 9% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 21 shows the year that people who own homes moved into this region. it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2000 to 2009 at 62% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 22 shows the year that people who rent moved into the area. Mud Bay CDP has the largest proportion of renters moved in 2019 or later at 100% of the total and is ranked #1.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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