Zephyrhills, FL


Highest Appreciating Zephyrhills Neighborhoods Since 2000

Zephyrhills, 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

Zephyrhills Housing Market Information

With a population of 14,611, 6,409 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $103,686, house prices in Zephyrhills are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Zephyrhills, accounting for 49.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Zephyrhills include mobile homes or trailers ( 23.06%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.73%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.62%).

People in Zephyrhills primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Zephyrhills has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Zephyrhills 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 Zephyrhills built between 2000 and later ( 23.17%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 17.36%). There's also some housing in Zephyrhills built before 1939 ( 3.52%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Zephyrhills. Fully 25.44% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Zephyrhills homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Zephyrhills 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.

Zephyrhills Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Zephyrhills over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 25.20% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Zephyrhills home appreciation rates at 1.28%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 5.24%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Zephyrhills that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Zephyrhills real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Zephyrhills appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 10.38%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 94.78% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Zephyrhills. Zephyrhills 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 Zephyrhills'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 city. Individual neighborhoods within Zephyrhills differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Zephyrhills - 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 Zephyrhills real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Zephyrhills, FL HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,381,000 2.2
$1,036,001 - $1,381,000 0.9
$691,001 - $1,036,000 0.2
$552,001 - $691,000 0.1
$415,001 - $552,000 0.8
$276,001 - $415,000 3.1
$138,001 - $276,000 22.5
$69,001 - $138,000 40.7
$0 - $69,000 29.5

Very Low for FL
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
75.2519629673034 85.8974358974359

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Zephyrhills 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
47.45% 2.28% 2 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,033 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 63.51
Renters 36.49
Vacant 25.44

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Zephyrhills HOMES
2000 or Newer 23.2
1970 - 1999 55.9
1940 - 1969 17.4
1939 or Older 3.5

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Zephyrhills HOMES
Single-Family 49.8
Townhomes 6.6
Small Apt. Buildings 9.7
Apt. Complexes 9.6
Mobile Homes 23.1
Other 1.2

Home Size

SIZE OF Zephyrhills HOMES
No Bedroom 1.08
1 Bedroom 20.23
2 Bedrooms 48.98
3 Bedrooms 24.95
4 Bedrooms 4.23
5 or more bedrooms 0.52