Exeter, CA


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Exeter, CA 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

Exeter Housing Market Information

With a population of 10,548, 3,369 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $207,247, Exeter real estate values are some of the lowest in California, although compared to real estate around the nation, Exeter homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Exeter, accounting for 82.27% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Exeter include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.20%), mobile homes or trailers ( 5.54%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 2.85%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Exeter are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.69% owning and 39.31% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Exeter 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 Exeter built between 1940-1969 ( 22.00%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 15.10%). There's also some housing in Exeter built before 1939 ( 14.96%).

Exeter Home Appreciation Rates

Exeter's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Exeter during the period has been just -1.99%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Exeter appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Exeter's appreciation rate has been 2.66%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Exeter were at 2.63%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 10.94%.

Importantly, this makes Exeter one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,253,000 0.6
$940,001 - $1,253,000 0.6
$627,001 - $940,000 0.9
$501,001 - $627,000 1.1
$376,001 - $501,000 9.6
$251,001 - $376,000 21.0
$125,001 - $251,000 48.2
$63,001 - $125,000 9.4
$0 - $63,000 8.6

Very Low for CA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
30.452361420368 85.1851851851852

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Exeter 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
74.65% 3.29% 4 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,122 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 60.69
Renters 39.31
Vacant 6.65

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 15.1
1970 - 1999 47.9
1940 - 1969 22.0
1939 or Older 15.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 82.3
Townhomes 1.1
Small Apt. Buildings 8.2
Apt. Complexes 2.9
Mobile Homes 5.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.58
1 Bedroom 7.32
2 Bedrooms 23.47
3 Bedrooms 54.53
4 Bedrooms 12.39
5 or more bedrooms 1.72

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