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HOUSING COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
The median age of a home in Houston is 44.8% younger than the median age of a home in Philadelphia.
Homes are 17.9% less likely to be rented in Philadelphia than in Houston.
HOUSING
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Median Home Age673737
 Median Home Cost$147,000$175,700$216,200
 Home Appr. Last 12 months11.41%5.94%6.77%
 Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.47.77%48.43%31.12%
 Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.24.72%36.24%11.41%
 Property Tax Rate$9.76$19.43$11.89
 Homes Owned45.82%38.67%56.34%
 Housing Vacant13.34%13.17%12.45%
 Homes Rented40.84%48.16%31.21%
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 AVG RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Studio Apartment$690$830$890
 1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$900$1,030$990
 2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,180$1,380$1,240
 3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,540$1,960$1,660
 4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,800$2,580$1,910
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 VACANT HOUSING
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Vacant For Rent3.31%6.11%2.34%
 Vacant Rented0.56%1.05%0.46%
 Vacant For Sale1.31%0.85%1.20%
 Vacant Sold0.69%0.49%0.46%
 Vacant Vacation0.42%0.77%3.97%
 Vacant Other7.06%3.92%4.02%
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 OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING VALUE
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 Less Than $20,0003.13%2.70%4.57%
 $20,000 to $39,9993.21%3.42%3.37%
 $40,000 to $59,9995.62%7.36%4.19%
 $60,000 to $79,9998.12%10.30%5.74%
 $80,000 to $99,99910.31%12.13%6.79%
 $100,000 to $149,99920.08%18.78%15.19%
 $150,000 to $199,99918.84%11.28%14.69%
 $200,000 to $299,99917.19%11.18%18.15%
 $300,000 to $399,9996.55%8.36%10.43%
 $400,000 to $499,9992.84%4.39%5.70%
 $500,000 to $749,9992.16%5.64%6.39%
 $750,000 to $999,9990.71%1.92%2.41%
 $1,000,000 or more1.25%2.54%2.39%
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 HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR BUILT
 Philadelphia, PAHouston, TXUnited States
 2010 and newer0.79%2.82%2.03%
 2000 to 20093.06%14.62%14.63%
 1990 to 19993.16%10.24%14.01%
 1980 to 19894.05%14.05%13.70%
 1970 to 19796.46%22.60%15.66%
 1960 to 19693.16%10.24%14.01%
 1950 to 195916.14%11.00%10.63%
 1940 to 194914.45%4.32%5.25%
 1939 or Earlier40.90%4.75%13.09%

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