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  HOUSING OVERVIEW
  

The median home value in Chattanooga, Tennessee, is $109,700. Home appreciation is 1.50% over the last year. The median age of Chattanooga, Tennessee, real estate is 44 years.

Chattanooga, Tennessee Apartments and Rentals

Renters make up 39.64% of the Chattanooga, Tennessee, population. 13.01% of houses and apartments in Chattanooga, Tennessee, are unoccupied (vacancy rate).

  HOUSINGChattanooga, TennesseeUnited States
  Median Home Age  4437
  Median Home Cost  $109,700$170,100
  Home Appr. Last 12 months  1.50%4.90%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.  -0.80%-4.60%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.  18.40%12.70%
  Property Tax Rate  $8.88$12.07
  Homes Owned  47.35%57.34%
  Housing Vacant  13.01%12.47%
  Homes Rented  39.64%30.19%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Studio Apartment  $474$661
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $569$765
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $711$957
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $968$1,289
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $1,089$1,490
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent  4.41%2.50%
  Vacant Rented  1.30%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale  1.51%1.38%
  Vacant Sold  0.18%0.46%
  Vacant Vacation  0.95%3.81%
  Vacant Other  4.67%3.87%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,000  2.73%3.30%
  $20,000 to $39,999  2.84%3.44%
  $40,000 to $59,999  4.10%4.18%
  $60,000 to $79,999  9.06%5.80%
  $80,000 to $99,999  12.60%7.08%
  $100,000 to $149,999  24.89%15.77%
  $150,000 to $199,999  18.69%15.03%
  $200,000 to $299,999  14.14%18.50%
  $300,000 to $399,999  4.78%10.39%
  $400,000 to $499,999  2.02%5.66%
  $500,000 to $749,999  1.97%6.39%
  $750,000 to $999,999  1.20%2.28%
  $1,000,000 or more  0.99%2.18%
  HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
  2010 and newer  0.31%0.29%
  2000 to 2009  11.00%14.18%
  1990 to 1999  8.80%13.96%
  1980 to 1989  11.99%13.99%
  1970 to 1979  14.90%16.09%
  1960 to 1969  8.80%13.96%
  1950 to 1959  13.72%11.05%
  1940 to 1949  6.94%5.59%
  1939 or Earlier  16.00%13.68%
  HOUSING COMMENTS
  
re: Choo Choo Town - 8/16/2014
Do you still live in Chattanooga? Very helpful post, thanks! Sounds great and very close to the vibe we get after doing a lot of research on where we want to move! We... (read more)
re: Choo Choo Town - 8/16/2014
Thank You Bruce for the high rankings of Hixon, Chattanooga. My husband just got offered a good job here and I am a little nervous. I was born and raised in northern... (read more)
Choo Choo Town
We have lived in the South for 17 years. Seven years in Columbia SC and 10 in Hixson TN which is about 13 miles out of Chattanooga. We live close to the lake and keep... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
One of the worst places I've ever lived
I have lived in many areas of the USA and been to 22 countries. After moving here from Florida I find this place to be the most narrow-minded backwards place I've see. ... (read more)
Worse place for a social life.
I moved here from Orlando FL. I had many friends there but here is like a whole new planet. Here the people treat you as an outsider and unless you go to church forget... (read more)
Loved Chattanooga
We visited Chattanooga last weekend for the first time and found it wonderful. We both admitted we saw the "squeaky clean - tourist side" but found it nothing short of... (read more)
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