Wilton CT
APPRECIATION RATE TRENDS AND HOUSING MARKET DATA



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Wilton, CT 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 Q2 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Wilton Housing Market Information

With 18,581 people, 5,978 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $827,106, Wilton house prices are not only among the most expensive in Connecticut, Wilton real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Wilton is a town of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Wilton than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

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 84.86% of Wilton's homes, and 65.08% 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 1940-1969 ( 35.88%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 11.43%). There's also some housing in Wilton built between 2000 and later ( 11.18%).

Wilton Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Wilton over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 6.83% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Wilton home appreciation rates at -0.24%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.96%.

Over the last year, Wilton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Wilton's appreciation rate has been -0.22%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Wilton were at -0.24%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.96%.

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

Relative to Connecticut, our data show that Wilton's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Connecticut.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Wilton differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Wilton - 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 Wilton real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$827,106

Wilton, CT HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $966,000 27.6
$725,001 - $966,000 31.2
$484,001 - $725,000 26.5
$387,001 - $484,000 5.3
$290,001 - $387,000 5.1
$193,001 - $290,000 2.3
$97,001 - $193,000 1.3
$49,001 - $97,000 0.0
$0 - $49,000 0.6

Very High for CT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
2.08467153284672 2.9585798816568

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
5,978

Wilton Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CT*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2019 Q1 - 2019 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q2 - 2019 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q2 - 2019 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q2 - 2019 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q2 - 2019 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q2
25.51% 1.17%
3
2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$3,601 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 84.86
Renters 15.14
Vacant 7.55

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Wilton HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.2
1970 - 1999 41.5
1940 - 1969 35.9
1939 or Older 11.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Wilton HOMES
Single-Family 84.3
Townhomes 3.9
Small Apt. Buildings 3.4
Apt. Complexes 8.4
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Wilton HOMES
No Bedroom 1.24
1 Bedroom 6.08
2 Bedrooms 10.59
3 Bedrooms 22.02
4 Bedrooms 43.06
5 or more bedrooms 17.01