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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.
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With a population of 7,851, 2,527 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $114,362, house prices in Arcadia are solidly below the national average.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Arcadia, accounting for 70.68% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Arcadia include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 13.38%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.57%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 6.29%).
People in Arcadia primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Arcadia has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.
There is a lot of housing in Arcadia 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 Arcadia built between 1940-1969 ( 30.19%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 14.60%). There's also some housing in Arcadia built before 1939 ( 8.85%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Arcadia. Fully 18.93% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Arcadia homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Arcadia real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.
Homes have actually lost value in Arcadia over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 31.99% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Arcadia home appreciation rates at 1.20%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.89%.
Appreciation rates are so strong in Arcadia that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Arcadia real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Arcadia appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 12.48%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 98.01% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Arcadia. Arcadia appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.20%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.89%.
Relative to Florida, our data show that Arcadia's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Florida.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Arcadia differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Arcadia - 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 Arcadia real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$1,038,001 - $1,384,000||0.0|
|$692,001 - $1,038,000||0.2|
|$553,001 - $692,000||1.0|
|$415,001 - $553,000||1.0|
|$277,001 - $415,000||11.2|
|$138,001 - $277,000||21.7|
|$69,001 - $138,000||39.6|
|$0 - $69,000||24.5|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Arcadia HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||14.6|
|1970 - 1999||46.4|
|1940 - 1969||30.2|
|1939 or Older||8.9|
|TYPE OF Arcadia HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||8.6|
|SIZE OF Arcadia HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||3.27|