Donaldson, AR


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Donaldson, AR Real Estate Data

Donaldson Housing Market Information

With 300 people, 106 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $107,339, house prices in Donaldson are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Donaldson, accounting for 61.59% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Donaldson include mobile homes or trailers ( 37.68%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Donaldson. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 84.91% of Donaldson's homes, and 57.25% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Donaldson 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 Donaldson built between 1940-1969 ( 32.61%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 18.84%). There's also some housing in Donaldson built between 2000 and later ( 6.52%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Donaldson. Fully 23.19% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Donaldson homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Donaldson 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.

Donaldson Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Donaldson has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Donaldson real estate appreciated 22.65% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.06%, putting Donaldson in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Donaldson definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Donaldson's appreciation rate, at 4.32%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Donaldson's appreciation rate has been 1.04%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.25%.

Relative to Arkansas, our data show that Donaldson's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% of the other cities and towns in Arkansas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,098,000 3.4
$824,001 - $1,098,000 0.0
$549,001 - $824,000 0.3
$440,001 - $549,000 0.9
$330,001 - $440,000 2.7
$219,001 - $330,000 9.1
$110,001 - $219,000 32.8
$55,001 - $110,000 28.5
$0 - $55,000 21.4

High for AR
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
72.8348763623579 34.1549295774648

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$676 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 84.91
Renters 15.09
Vacant 23.19

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Donaldson HOMES
2000 or Newer 6.5
1970 - 1999 42.0
1940 - 1969 32.6
1939 or Older 18.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 61.6
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 37.7
Other 0.7

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 2.17
2 Bedrooms 39.13
3 Bedrooms 48.55
4 Bedrooms 8.70
5 or more bedrooms 1.45

Donaldson Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q3 - 2016 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q4
55.81% 2.60% 9 7
* 10 is highest

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