Donalsonville, GA


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Donalsonville, 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

Donalsonville Housing Market Information

With a population of 2,675, 999 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $89,979, house prices in Donalsonville are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Donalsonville, accounting for 78.93% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Donalsonville include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.06%), mobile homes or trailers ( 5.33%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.04%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Donalsonville. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 66.85% of Donalsonville's homes, and 70.94% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Donalsonville 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 Donalsonville built between 1940-1969 ( 39.14%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 7.26%). There's also some housing in Donalsonville built between 2000 and later ( 2.02%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Donalsonville. Fully 19.37% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Donalsonville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Donalsonville 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.

Donalsonville Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Donalsonville have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 3.76%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Donalsonville house appreciation rate of 0.37%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Donalsonville's appreciation rate, at 4.52%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Donalsonville's appreciation rate has been 0.00%, which annualizes to a rate of 0.00%.

Relative to Georgia, our data show that Donalsonville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Georgia.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Donalsonville, GA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,133,000 1.3
$850,001 - $1,133,000 0.0
$567,001 - $850,000 0.0
$453,001 - $567,000 1.3
$340,001 - $453,000 0.5
$227,001 - $340,000 3.4
$113,001 - $227,000 27.1
$57,001 - $113,000 41.9
$0 - $57,000 24.4

Low for GA
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
84.0032813781788 74.2071881606765

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Donalsonville 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
49.32% 2.35% 10 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$842 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 66.85
Renters 33.15
Vacant 19.37

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Donalsonville HOMES
2000 or Newer 2.0
1970 - 1999 51.6
1940 - 1969 39.1
1939 or Older 7.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Donalsonville HOMES
Single-Family 78.9
Townhomes 0.6
Small Apt. Buildings 11.1
Apt. Complexes 4.0
Mobile Homes 5.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Donalsonville HOMES
No Bedroom 6.78
1 Bedroom 3.79
2 Bedrooms 17.51
3 Bedrooms 52.62
4 Bedrooms 18.32
5 or more bedrooms 0.97

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