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Housing in Des Moines, Iowa

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HousingDes Moines, IAUnited States
Median Home Age5537
Median Home Cost$103,100$170,100
Home Appr. Last 12 months2.30%4.90%
Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.-0.90%-4.60%
Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.10.00%12.70%
Property Tax Rate$17.61$12.07
Homes Owned58.09%57.34%
Housing Vacant7.77%12.47%
Homes Rented34.15%30.19%
AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
Studio Apartment$544$661
1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$653$765
2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$810$957
3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,126$1,289
4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,201$1,490
VACANT HOUSING
Vancant For Rent0.017480.02503
Vancant Rented0.004080.00457
Vancant For Sale0.012460.01379
Vancant Sold0.00440.00457
Vancant Vacation0.002480.03809
Vancant Other0.036780.03865
VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
Less Than $20,0003.64%3.30%
$20,000 to $39,9991.67%3.44%
$40,000 to $59,9994.67%4.18%
$60,000 to $79,9998.51%5.80%
$80,000 to $99,99915.85%7.08%
$100,000 to $149,99937.61%15.77%
$150,000 to $199,99916.13%15.03%
$200,000 to $299,9998.19%18.50%
$300,000 to $399,9991.91%10.39%
$400,000 to $499,9990.78%5.66%
$500,000 to $749,9990.67%6.39%
$750,000 to $999,9990.18%2.28%
$1,000,000 or more0.22%2.18%
HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
2010 and newer0.17%0.29%
2000 to 20097.63%14.18%
1990 to 19996.65%13.96%
1980 to 19896.65%13.99%
1970 to 197912.98%16.09%
1960 to 19696.65%13.96%
1950 to 195916.13%11.05%
1940 to 19499.21%5.59%
1939 or Earlier29.99%13.68%

The median home value in Des Moines, IA, is $103,100. Home appreciation is 2.30% over the last year. The median age of Des Moines, IA, real estate is 55 years.

Des Moines, IA Apartments and Rentals

Renters make up 34.15% of the Des Moines, IA, population. 7.77% of houses and apartments in Des Moines, IA, are unoccupied (vacancy rate).


Des Moines Housing SperlingViews

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