Mabelvale, AR


Highest Appreciating Mabelvale Neighborhoods Since 2000

Mabelvale, 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 Q1 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

Mabelvale Housing Market Information

With a population of 8,771, 1,785 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $91,703, the cost of homes in Mabelvale is among some of the lowest in the nation. Compared to Arkansas, however, Mabelvale real state is not on the lower end of the price spectrum.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Mabelvale, accounting for 56.92% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Mabelvale include mobile homes or trailers ( 41.61%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Mabelvale. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 80.11% of Mabelvale's homes, and 74.68% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Mabelvale 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 Mabelvale built between 2000 and later ( 22.94%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 10.17%). There's also some housing in Mabelvale built before 1939 ( 1.80%).

Mabelvale Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Mabelvale's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.65% during the period.

Over the last year, Mabelvale appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Mabelvale's appreciation rate has been -1.45%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Mabelvale were at -1.17%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.59%.

Notably, Mabelvale's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $992,000 3.3
$744,001 - $992,000 0.0
$496,001 - $744,000 0.0
$397,001 - $496,000 0.8
$298,001 - $397,000 0.7
$198,001 - $298,000 8.4
$99,001 - $198,000 33.9
$50,001 - $99,000 33.6
$0 - $50,000 19.2

Average for AR
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
82.8547990155866 51.7605633802817

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Mabelvale Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
10.72% 0.59% 1 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$937 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 80.11
Renters 19.89
Vacant 9.34

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Mabelvale HOMES
2000 or Newer 22.9
1970 - 1999 65.1
1940 - 1969 10.2
1939 or Older 1.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 56.9
Townhomes 0.7
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 41.6
Other 0.7

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.47
1 Bedroom 1.28
2 Bedrooms 18.15
3 Bedrooms 65.72
4 Bedrooms 8.96
5 or more bedrooms 4.41