Land O' Lakes, FL


Highest Appreciating Land O' Lakes Neighborhoods Since 2000

Land O' Lakes, 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

Land O' Lakes Housing Market Information

With 33,381 people, 11,893 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $234,880, Land O' Lakes real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Land O' Lakes, accounting for 79.20% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Land O' Lakes include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.75%), mobile homes or trailers ( 6.22%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 6.16%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Land O' Lakes. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 82.07% of Land O' Lakes's homes, and 73.75% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Land O' Lakes 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 Land O' Lakes built between 2000 and later ( 39.16%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 4.45%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Land O' Lakes. Fully 11.56% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Land O' Lakes homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Land O' Lakes 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.

Land O' Lakes Home Appreciation Rates

Land O' Lakes's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Land O' Lakes during the period has been just -1.98%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Land O' Lakes that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Land O' Lakes real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Land O' Lakes appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.95%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 86.51% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Land O' Lakes. Land O' Lakes appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.28%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 5.24%.

Relative to Florida, our data show that Land O' Lakes's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% 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 Land O' Lakes differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Land O' Lakes - 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 Land O' Lakes real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,326,000 0.4
$995,001 - $1,326,000 0.6
$663,001 - $995,000 1.6
$530,001 - $663,000 3.5
$398,001 - $530,000 8.8
$265,001 - $398,000 25.9
$133,001 - $265,000 47.4
$66,001 - $133,000 7.1
$0 - $66,000 4.7

High for FL
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
24.9384741591468 35.6837606837607

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Land O' Lakes 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
61.04% 2.80% 3 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,738 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 82.07
Renters 17.93
Vacant 11.56

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Land O' Lakes HOMES
2000 or Newer 39.2
1970 - 1999 56.2
1940 - 1969 4.4
1939 or Older 0.2

Types of Homes

Single-Family 79.2
Townhomes 6.2
Small Apt. Buildings 1.4
Apt. Complexes 6.8
Mobile Homes 6.2
Other 0.3

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.37
1 Bedroom 5.92
2 Bedrooms 14.70
3 Bedrooms 46.27
4 Bedrooms 27.48
5 or more bedrooms 5.26