Frederick, CO


Highest Appreciating Frederick Neighborhoods Since 2000

Frederick, CO Real Estate Data

Frederick Housing Market Information

With a population of 11,413, 3,228 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $348,913, real estate costs in Frederick are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Colorado communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Frederick, accounting for 92.08% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Frederick include mobile homes or trailers ( 3.18%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.08%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.51%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Frederick. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 91.79% of Frederick's homes, and 77.72% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Frederick homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 67.95% of Frederick's housing was built since 2000, making the town have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Frederick real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 25.37%), and between 1940-1969 ( 3.59%). There's also some housing in Frederick built before 1939 ( 3.09%).

Frederick Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Frederick has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Frederick real estate appreciated 40.62% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 3.47%, putting Frederick in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Frederick 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 Frederick that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Frederick real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Frederick appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 10.90%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 98.69% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Frederick. Frederick appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 4.19%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 17.85%.

Importantly, this makes Frederick 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 Colorado, our data show that Frederick's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Colorado.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Frederick differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Frederick - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Frederick real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,539,000 0.5
$1,154,001 - $1,539,000 0.9
$769,001 - $1,154,000 4.5
$616,001 - $769,000 3.3
$462,001 - $616,000 14.5
$308,001 - $462,000 36.2
$154,001 - $308,000 29.7
$77,001 - $154,000 4.6
$0 - $77,000 5.8

High for CO
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
12.6895824793582 35.8078602620087

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,819 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 91.79
Renters 8.21
Vacant 4.21

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Frederick HOMES
2000 or Newer 68.0
1970 - 1999 25.4
1940 - 1969 3.6
1939 or Older 3.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 92.1
Townhomes 1.2
Small Apt. Buildings 2.1
Apt. Complexes 1.5
Mobile Homes 3.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.15
1 Bedroom 0.33
2 Bedrooms 12.64
3 Bedrooms 57.12
4 Bedrooms 20.59
5 or more bedrooms 9.17

Frederick Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
64.82% 2.98% 7 8
* 10 is highest