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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 6,760 people, 3,161 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $226,393, Wickenburg real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Wickenburg, accounting for 60.28% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Wickenburg include mobile homes or trailers ( 15.91%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.45%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.73%).
Dwellings in Wickenburg tend to be quite small (one, two, or no bedrooms) and owner occupied. In fact, 56.87% of the homes in Wickenburg have two or fewer bedrooms.
There is a lot of housing in Wickenburg 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 Wickenburg built between 2000 and later ( 23.56%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 22.77%). There's also some housing in Wickenburg built before 1939 ( 3.63%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Wickenburg. Fully 19.67% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Wickenburg homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Wickenburg 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.
Homes have actually lost value in Wickenburg over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 20.62% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Wickenburg home appreciation rates at 2.04%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.40%.
Over the last year, Wickenburg appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Wickenburg's appreciation rate has been 2.44%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Wickenburg were at 2.04%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.40%.
Importantly, this makes Wickenburg one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to Arizona, our data show that Wickenburg's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Arizona.
|$876,001 - $1,168,000||1.8|
|$584,001 - $876,000||2.0|
|$467,001 - $584,000||5.5|
|$350,001 - $467,000||13.0|
|$234,001 - $350,000||27.5|
|$117,001 - $234,000||24.9|
|$58,001 - $117,000||9.4|
|$0 - $58,000||15.1|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Wickenburg HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||23.6|
|1970 - 1999||50.0|
|1940 - 1969||22.8|
|1939 or Older||3.6|
|TYPE OF Wickenburg HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||7.7|
|SIZE OF Wickenburg HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||0.20|