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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 9,803, 3,767 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $110,790, house prices in Fort Oglethorpe are solidly below the national average.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Fort Oglethorpe, accounting for 54.20% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Fort Oglethorpe include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 19.82%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 15.81%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 9.47%).
People in Fort Oglethorpe primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Fort Oglethorpe has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.
There is a lot of housing in Fort Oglethorpe 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 Fort Oglethorpe built between 1940-1969 ( 31.84%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 24.19%). There's also some housing in Fort Oglethorpe built before 1939 ( 3.91%).
Fort Oglethorpe's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Fort Oglethorpe during the period has been just -0.97%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.
Over the last year, Fort Oglethorpe appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Fort Oglethorpe's appreciation rate has been -1.15%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Fort Oglethorpe were at 1.00%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.07%.
Relative to Georgia, our data show that Fort Oglethorpe's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Georgia.
|$741,001 - $987,000||0.0|
|$493,001 - $741,000||0.0|
|$395,001 - $493,000||0.0|
|$296,001 - $395,000||1.6|
|$197,001 - $296,000||6.5|
|$99,001 - $197,000||46.5|
|$49,001 - $99,000||36.7|
|$0 - $49,000||8.7|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Fort Oglethorpe HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||24.2|
|1970 - 1999||40.1|
|1940 - 1969||31.8|
|1939 or Older||3.9|
|TYPE OF Fort Oglethorpe HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||15.8|
|SIZE OF Fort Oglethorpe HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||0.78|