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  HOUSING OVERVIEW
  

The median home value in Allen, Texas, is $275,500. Home appreciation is 9.60% over the last year. The median age of Allen, Texas, real estate is 13 years.

Allen, Texas Apartments and Rentals

Renters make up 19.96% of the Allen, Texas, population. 4.03% of houses and apartments in Allen, Texas, are unoccupied (vacancy rate).

  HOUSINGAllen, TexasUnited States
  Median Home Age  1337
  Median Home Cost  $275,500$170,100
  Home Appr. Last 12 months  9.60%4.90%
  Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.  13.50%-4.60%
  Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.  16.80%12.70%
  Property Tax Rate  $20.62$12.07
  Homes Owned  76.01%57.34%
  Housing Vacant  4.03%12.47%
  Homes Rented  19.96%30.19%
  AVERAGE RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
  Studio Apartment  $602$661
  1 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $722$765
  2 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $913$957
  3 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $1,218$1,289
  4 Bedroom Home or Apartment  $1,471$1,490
  VACANT HOUSING
  Vacant For Rent  1.90%2.50%
  Vacant Rented  0.51%0.46%
  Vacant For Sale  0.99%1.38%
  Vacant Sold  0.29%0.46%
  Vacant Vacation  0.11%3.81%
  Vacant Other  0.24%3.87%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  Less Than $20,000  0.68%3.30%
  $20,000 to $39,999  0.24%3.44%
  $40,000 to $59,999  0.07%4.18%
  $60,000 to $79,999  0.61%5.80%
  $80,000 to $99,999  2.01%7.08%
  $100,000 to $149,999  15.44%15.77%
  $150,000 to $199,999  32.67%15.03%
  $200,000 to $299,999  28.39%18.50%
  $300,000 to $399,999  11.84%10.39%
  $400,000 to $499,999  3.97%5.66%
  $500,000 to $749,999  2.67%6.39%
  $750,000 to $999,999  0.69%2.28%
  $1,000,000 or more  0.72%2.18%
  HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
  2010 and newer  0.99%0.29%
  2000 to 2009  45.50%14.18%
  1990 to 1999  30.33%13.96%
  1980 to 1989  14.54%13.99%
  1970 to 1979  6.62%16.09%
  1960 to 1969  30.33%13.96%
  1950 to 1959  0.95%11.05%
  1940 to 1949  0.18%5.59%
  1939 or Earlier  0.08%13.68%
  HOUSING COMMENTS
  
Not Too Bad!
In comparison to other places I've lived, Allen has a very good cost of living. Seems like we usually get a break on gas prices (as they are usually under the national... (read more)
re: Allen ISD - 3/4/2010
I also wanted to add, I'm sorry you've had to experience this as a parent. Our children depend on us to help them and defend them and in most cases depending on their... (read more)
re: Allen ISD - 3/4/2010
I also wanted to add, I'm sorry you've had to experience this as a parent. Our children depend on us to help them and defend them and in most cases depending on their... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Cost of living - 8/24/2005
What do you consider high property... (read more)
re: California to Texas - 2/9/2011
Did you ever take the plunge and move to Allen? My wife and I moved to Allen in 2004. She was a life-long Californian from LA County who never wanted to leave. I was... (read more)
re: California to Texas - 2/9/2011
Not sure how much this will help but I moved from California to Oklahoma City 10 years ago and I am pretty familiar with the Dallas area. I came here for the Air Force... (read more)
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