Fort Stewart, GA
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Fort Stewart, 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

Fort Stewart Housing Market Information

Duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings are the single most common housing type in Fort Stewart, accounting for 71.03% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Fort Stewart include row houses and other attached homes ( 14.27%), single-family detached homes ( 8.61%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.08%). Towns that are predominantly high-density buildings are relatively uncommon in the US. Because of the density, these types of towns are often walkable and compact, and often have a lively downtown.

Renters dominate Fort Stewart's housing market, and most live in three of four bedroom dwellings.

Fort Stewart homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 41.72% of Fort Stewart'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 Fort Stewart real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1940-1969 ( 27.28%), and between 1970-1999 ( 26.69%). There's also some housing in Fort Stewart built before 1939 ( 4.31%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Fort Stewart. Fully 12.50% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Fort Stewart homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Fort Stewart 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.

Fort Stewart Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Fort Stewart over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 23.18% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Fort Stewart home appreciation rates at -2.88%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -11.03%.

Over the last year, Fort Stewart appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Fort Stewart's appreciation rate has been 3.02%, 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 Stewart were at -2.88%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -11.03%.

Notably, Fort Stewart's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Georgia, our data show that Fort Stewart's latest annual appreciation rate is lower 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 Fort Stewart differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Fort Stewart - 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 Fort Stewart real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Fort Stewart Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
GA*
Compared To
America*
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
19.59% 1.04% 5 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,630 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 0.00
Renters 100.00
Vacant 12.50

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Fort Stewart HOMES
2000 or Newer 41.7
1970 - 1999 26.7
1940 - 1969 27.3
1939 or Older 4.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Fort Stewart HOMES
Single-Family 8.6
Townhomes 14.3
Small Apt. Buildings 71.0
Apt. Complexes 6.1
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Fort Stewart HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.84
2 Bedrooms 41.72
3 Bedrooms 25.25
4 Bedrooms 28.80
5 or more bedrooms 3.38

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