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Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, welcomes you home with affordable, varied housing options across our communities.

Our housing market is attractive for its affordability and diversity of options in types of homes and choices among communities and neighborhoods, ranging from luxury waterfront living on Lake Tuscaloosa or rural retreats with room for stargazing to apartments in the heart of downtown Tuscaloosa.

Tuscaloosa County, AL Housing by the Numbers


Total Housing Units


Homeownership Rate


Average Housing Value
Source: ESRI Business Analyst, May 2021


Increase in year-over-year sales
Source: Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors


Average sale price, April 2021
$66,197 more than in April 2020


Days on the market, April 2021
24 fewer than in April 2020
Source: West Alabama MLS Stats April 2021

For more Tuscaloosa Housing Market data, view the 2020 Tuscaloosa Housing Market Comprehensive Analysis prepared by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Learn More About Our Communities

Tuscaloosa County encompasses two major municipalities and seven smaller towns: Tuscaloosa, Northport, Coaling, Coker, Lake View, Brookwood, Vance, Town of Woodstock, and Moundville. 

Find Your Perfect Place

Browse property listings and customize your home search throughout Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, to fit your needs via the West Alabama Multiple Listing Service on the Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors website.