Cantonment, FL


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Cantonment, FL 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 Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Cantonment Housing Market Information

With 24,323 people, 1,782 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $165,535, Cantonment real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Cantonment, accounting for 82.08% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Cantonment include mobile homes or trailers ( 12.26%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.10%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.26%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Cantonment. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 78.42% of Cantonment's homes, and 77.79% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Cantonment 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 Cantonment built between 2000 and later ( 24.33%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 14.09%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Cantonment. Fully 10.32% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Cantonment homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Cantonment 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.

Cantonment Home Appreciation Rates

Cantonment's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Cantonment during the period has been just -1.29%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Cantonment that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Cantonment real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Cantonment appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.39%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 83.46% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Cantonment. Cantonment appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.03%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.17%.

Relative to Florida, our data show that Cantonment's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% 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 town. Individual neighborhoods within Cantonment differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Cantonment - 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 Cantonment real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Cantonment, FL HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,191,000 0.0
$893,001 - $1,191,000 0.6
$595,001 - $893,000 1.4
$476,001 - $595,000 1.2
$357,001 - $476,000 3.2
$238,001 - $357,000 18.0
$119,001 - $238,000 44.4
$60,001 - $119,000 23.9
$0 - $60,000 7.3

Average for FL
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
43.4196648306574 59.4017094017094

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Cantonment Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
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
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
36.62% 1.83% 1 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,132 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 78.42
Renters 21.58
Vacant 10.32

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Cantonment HOMES
2000 or Newer 24.3
1970 - 1999 60.9
1940 - 1969 14.1
1939 or Older 0.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Cantonment HOMES
Single-Family 82.1
Townhomes 1.3
Small Apt. Buildings 3.1
Apt. Complexes 1.1
Mobile Homes 12.3
Other 0.2

Home Size

SIZE OF Cantonment HOMES
No Bedroom 1.53
1 Bedroom 0.74
2 Bedrooms 18.21
3 Bedrooms 54.07
4 Bedrooms 23.72
5 or more bedrooms 1.73