Windsor, CO Real Estate Market

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 Q4 2020. 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

Windsor, CO Housing Market Trends

With a population of 30,477, 9,596 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $426,197, real estate costs in Windsor 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 Windsor, accounting for 85.36% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Windsor include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.83%), row houses and other attached homes ( 3.47%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.18%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Windsor. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 82.22% of Windsor's homes, and 62.62% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Windsor homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 60.53% of Windsor'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 Windsor real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 32.04%), and before 1939 ( 4.14%). There's also some housing in Windsor built between 1940-1969 ( 3.29%).

Windsor Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Windsor has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Windsor real estate appreciated 79.07% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 6.00%, putting Windsor in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Windsor definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Windsor appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Windsor's appreciation rate has been 3.75%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Windsor were at 0.83%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 3.35%.

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

Relative to Colorado, our data show that Windsor's latest annual appreciation rate is lower 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 Windsor differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Windsor - 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 Windsor real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 
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Median Home Value:
$426,197

Windsor, CO HOME PRICES

> $1,186,000
1.6%
1.6%
$890,001 - $1,186,000
3.8%
3.8%
$593,001 - $890,000
12.7%
12.7%
$474,001 - $593,000
18.4%
18.4%
$356,001 - $474,000
29.9%
29.9%
$237,001 - $356,000
24.6%
24.6%
$119,001 - $237,000
5.8%
5.8%
$59,001 - $119,000
1.2%
1.2%
$0 - $59,000
1.9%
1.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

High for CO

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
9,596

Windsor Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q3 - 2020 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q4
111.18% 3.62%
7
9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 
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Average Market Rent:
$1,946 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
82.2%
82.2%
Renters
17.8%
17.8%
Vacant
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 
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Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
60.5%
60.5%
1970 - 1999
32.0%
32.0%
1940 - 1969
3.3%
3.3%
1939 or Older
4.1%
4.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
85.4%
85.4%
Townhomes
3.5%
3.5%
Small Apt. Buildings
2.2%
2.2%
Apt. Complexes
8.8%
8.8%
Mobile Homes
0.2%
0.2%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.4%
0.4%
1 Bedroom
3.3%
3.3%
2 Bedrooms
16.2%
16.2%
3 Bedrooms
32.8%
32.8%
4 Bedrooms
29.8%
29.8%
5 or more bedrooms
17.5%
17.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES