Farmington, AR


Highest Appreciating Farmington Neighborhoods Since 2000

Farmington, AR Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Farmington Housing Market Information

With a population of 6,701, 2,368 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $189,925, Farmington real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Farmington home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Farmington, accounting for 75.94% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Farmington include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.83%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.21%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 2.86%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Farmington are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 58.87% owning and 41.13% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Farmington 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 Farmington built between 2000 and later ( 34.13%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 13.83%). There's also some housing in Farmington built before 1939 ( 2.70%).

Farmington Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Farmington's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 0.15% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Farmington that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Farmington real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Farmington appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.51%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 85.52% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Farmington. Farmington appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.38%.

Relative to Arkansas, our data show that Farmington's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Arkansas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Farmington, AR HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,195,000 0.6
$896,001 - $1,195,000 0.2
$597,001 - $896,000 1.7
$478,001 - $597,000 0.9
$358,001 - $478,000 6.9
$239,001 - $358,000 26.7
$119,001 - $239,000 43.3
$60,001 - $119,000 13.7
$0 - $60,000 6.0

Very High for AR
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
36.2257743427601 4.92957746478873

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Farmington Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
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
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q2
43.37% 2.08% 7 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,042 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 58.87
Renters 41.13
Vacant 7.21

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Farmington HOMES
2000 or Newer 34.1
1970 - 1999 49.3
1940 - 1969 13.8
1939 or Older 2.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Farmington HOMES
Single-Family 75.9
Townhomes 7.2
Small Apt. Buildings 11.8
Apt. Complexes 2.9
Mobile Homes 2.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Farmington HOMES
No Bedroom 1.14
1 Bedroom 4.74
2 Bedrooms 9.52
3 Bedrooms 61.64
4 Bedrooms 18.46
5 or more bedrooms 4.51

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Zip Codes in Farmington, AR