Braselton, GA


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Braselton, GA 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

Braselton Housing Market Information

With a population of 9,476, 2,576 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $267,887, Braselton real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Braselton home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Braselton is a town of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Braselton than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Braselton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 85.09% of Braselton's homes, and 69.24% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Braselton homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 82.14% of Braselton's housing was built since 2000, making the town have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Braselton real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 11.65%), and between 1940-1969 ( 6.21%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Braselton. Fully 10.68% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Braselton homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Braselton 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.

Braselton Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Braselton's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.51% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Braselton that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Braselton real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Braselton appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.16%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 75.45% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Braselton. Braselton appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.05%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.26%.

Relative to Georgia, our data show that Braselton's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Georgia.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Braselton differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Braselton - 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 Braselton real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,288,000 1.4
$966,001 - $1,288,000 1.6
$644,001 - $966,000 6.6
$515,001 - $644,000 6.8
$386,001 - $515,000 10.9
$258,001 - $386,000 18.5
$129,001 - $258,000 44.8
$64,001 - $129,000 4.5
$0 - $64,000 4.9

Very High for GA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
20.0632837220204 5.07399577167019

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Braselton 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
19.08% 1.02% 5 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,398 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 85.09
Renters 14.91
Vacant 10.68

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Braselton HOMES
2000 or Newer 82.1
1970 - 1999 11.7
1940 - 1969 6.2
1939 or Older 0.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 97.5
Townhomes 1.5
Small Apt. Buildings 0.7
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 0.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.66
2 Bedrooms 2.95
3 Bedrooms 27.50
4 Bedrooms 41.75
5 or more bedrooms 27.15