Pierson, FL


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Pierson, 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

Pierson Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,772, 427 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $180,092, Pierson real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pierson, accounting for 84.31% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pierson include mobile homes or trailers ( 12.75%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.94%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Pierson. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 77.05% of Pierson's homes, and 64.12% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Pierson 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 Pierson built between 1940-1969 ( 31.76%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 12.35%). There's also some housing in Pierson built between 2000 and later ( 9.02%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Pierson. Fully 16.27% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Pierson homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Pierson 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.

Pierson Home Appreciation Rates

Pierson's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Pierson during the period has been just -1.60%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Pierson that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Pierson real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Pierson appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 28.51%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 99.99% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Pierson. Pierson appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 3.34%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 14.06%.

Importantly, this makes Pierson one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Florida, our data show that Pierson's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Florida.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,445,000 0.4
$1,083,001 - $1,445,000 1.0
$722,001 - $1,083,000 3.4
$578,001 - $722,000 1.4
$433,001 - $578,000 10.8
$289,001 - $433,000 18.6
$144,001 - $289,000 21.9
$73,001 - $144,000 18.0
$0 - $73,000 24.6

Average for FL
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
38.1225829133951 54.9145299145299

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pierson 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
83.39% 3.58% 7 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$948 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 77.05
Renters 22.95
Vacant 16.27

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 9.0
1970 - 1999 46.9
1940 - 1969 31.8
1939 or Older 12.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 84.3
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 2.9
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 12.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.39
1 Bedroom 5.29
2 Bedrooms 28.82
3 Bedrooms 47.84
4 Bedrooms 16.27
5 or more bedrooms 1.37

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