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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 4,406 people, 1,925 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $74,762, house prices in Ashdown are some of the most affordable in Arkansas as well as the nation.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Ashdown, accounting for 61.96% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Ashdown include mobile homes or trailers ( 15.88%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.36%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 10.80%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Ashdown are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 51.48% owning and 48.52% renting.
There is a lot of housing in Ashdown 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 Ashdown built between 1940-1969 ( 35.38%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 8.99%). There's also some housing in Ashdown built before 1939 ( 4.00%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Ashdown. Fully 10.38% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Ashdown homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Ashdown 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.
Some of the lowest real estate appreciation rates in America over the last ten years have been in Ashdown, where house values have increased just 4.57%, which is annualized rate of 0.45%. This rate is lower than the appreciation rate found in 90% of the cities and towns in America.
NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Ashdown's appreciation rate, at 5.12%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Ashdown's appreciation rate has been -1.38%, which annualizes to a rate of -5.39%.
Notably, Ashdown's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to Arkansas, our data show that Ashdown's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Arkansas.
|$766,001 - $1,021,000||0.5|
|$511,001 - $766,000||0.0|
|$408,001 - $511,000||0.2|
|$306,001 - $408,000||0.2|
|$204,001 - $306,000||4.7|
|$102,001 - $204,000||25.5|
|$51,001 - $102,000||36.8|
|$0 - $51,000||31.6|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2020 Q1 - 2020 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q2 - 2020 Q2
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q2
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Ashdown HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||9.0|
|1970 - 1999||51.6|
|1940 - 1969||35.4|
|1939 or Older||4.0|
|TYPE OF Ashdown HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||11.4|
|SIZE OF Ashdown HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||1.26|