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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With 3,774 people, 1,492 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $72,909, house prices in Evergreen are some of the most affordable in Alabama as well as the nation.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Evergreen, accounting for 61.38% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Evergreen include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 13.09%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.59%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 12.24%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Evergreen are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 53.56% owning and 46.44% renting.
There is a lot of housing in Evergreen built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Evergreen built between 1940-1969 ( 26.54%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 12.79%). There's also some housing in Evergreen built before 1939 ( 12.24%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Evergreen. Fully 24.87% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Evergreen homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Evergreen real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.
Evergreen's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Evergreen during the period has been just -1.00%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.
Over the last year, Evergreen appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Evergreen's appreciation rate has been 0.38%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Evergreen were at -0.55%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -2.17%.
Notably, Evergreen's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to Alabama, our data show that Evergreen's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Alabama.
|$775,001 - $1,033,000||0.0|
|$516,001 - $775,000||0.9|
|$413,001 - $516,000||2.0|
|$310,001 - $413,000||1.2|
|$206,001 - $310,000||9.6|
|$103,001 - $206,000||18.3|
|$52,001 - $103,000||37.7|
|$0 - $52,000||30.4|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2017 Q1 - 2017 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q2 - 2017 Q2
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q2
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Evergreen HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||12.8|
|1970 - 1999||48.4|
|1940 - 1969||26.5|
|1939 or Older||12.2|
|TYPE OF Evergreen HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||13.1|
|SIZE OF Evergreen HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||0.20|