Seffner, FL


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Seffner, 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

Seffner Housing Market Information

With a population of 8,133, 2,616 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $258,932, Seffner real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Seffner, accounting for 81.96% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Seffner include mobile homes or trailers ( 12.69%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.12%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.04%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Seffner. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 75.51% of Seffner's homes, and 80.32% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Seffner 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 Seffner built between 2000 and later ( 30.44%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 14.31%). There's also some housing in Seffner built before 1939 ( 1.51%).

Seffner Home Appreciation Rates

Seffner's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Seffner during the period has been just -1.83%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Seffner that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Seffner real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Seffner appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 9.77%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 93.23% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Seffner. Seffner 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 Seffner's latest annual appreciation rate is higher 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 Seffner differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Seffner - 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 Seffner real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,383,000 1.0
$1,037,001 - $1,383,000 0.2
$691,001 - $1,037,000 3.0
$553,001 - $691,000 1.9
$415,001 - $553,000 5.0
$276,001 - $415,000 16.2
$138,001 - $276,000 41.3
$69,001 - $138,000 20.6
$0 - $69,000 10.8

High for FL
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
21.229344896285 31.4102564102564

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Seffner 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
63.63% 2.90% 4 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,550 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 75.51
Renters 24.49
Vacant 6.20

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 30.4
1970 - 1999 53.7
1940 - 1969 14.3
1939 or Older 1.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 82.0
Townhomes 1.0
Small Apt. Buildings 4.1
Apt. Complexes 0.2
Mobile Homes 12.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.32
1 Bedroom 1.94
2 Bedrooms 12.08
3 Bedrooms 58.77
4 Bedrooms 21.55
5 or more bedrooms 5.34