Wilton, CA Real Estate Market

Source & Methodology

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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 Q3 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Wilton, CA Housing Market Trends

With 5,958 people, 2,007 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $843,646, real estate costs in Wilton are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive California communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Wilton, accounting for 87.17% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Wilton include mobile homes or trailers ( 10.59%), row houses and other attached homes ( 1.05%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Wilton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 77.51% of Wilton's homes, and 63.52% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Wilton 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 Wilton built between 2000 and later ( 23.80%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 11.11%). There's also some housing in Wilton built before 1939 ( 1.72%).

Wilton Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Wilton has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Wilton real estate appreciated 135.87% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 8.96%, putting Wilton in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Wilton definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Wilton that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Wilton real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Wilton appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 18.67%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 91.13% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Wilton. Wilton appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 7.39%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 33.00%.

Importantly, this makes Wilton 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 California, our data show that Wilton's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$843,646

Wilton, CA HOME PRICES

> $1,411,000
8.1%
8.1%
$1,058,001 - $1,411,000
16.9%
16.9%
$706,001 - $1,058,000
40.8%
40.8%
$564,001 - $706,000
16.4%
16.4%
$424,001 - $564,000
7.2%
7.2%
$282,001 - $424,000
3.5%
3.5%
$141,001 - $282,000
5.4%
5.4%
$70,001 - $141,000
0.9%
0.9%
$0 - $70,000
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

High for CA

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
2,007

Wilton Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q2 - 2021 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q3 - 2021 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q3 - 2021 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q3 - 2021 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q3 - 2021 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q3
156.99% 4.44%
6
9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$2,728 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
77.5%
77.5%
Renters
22.5%
22.5%
Vacant
4.3%
4.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
23.8%
23.8%
1970 - 1999
63.4%
63.4%
1940 - 1969
11.1%
11.1%
1939 or Older
1.7%
1.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
87.2%
87.2%
Townhomes
1.0%
1.0%
Small Apt. Buildings
0.0%
0.0%
Apt. Complexes
0.0%
0.0%
Mobile Homes
10.6%
10.6%
Other
1.2%
1.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.2%
0.2%
1 Bedroom
12.3%
12.3%
2 Bedrooms
10.7%
10.7%
3 Bedrooms
35.5%
35.5%
4 Bedrooms
28.0%
28.0%
5 or more bedrooms
13.3%
13.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Popular Neighborhoods in Wilton

Zip Codes in Wilton, CA