Johns Creek, GA Real Estate Market

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 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Johns Creek, GA Housing Market Trends

With a population of 84,579, 27,941 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $490,660, Johns Creek house prices are not only among the most expensive in Georgia, Johns Creek real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

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

The large homes that make up Johns Creek are primarily owner-occupied ( 76.26%).

There is a lot of housing in Johns Creek 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 Johns Creek built between 2000 and later ( 24.85%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 1.63%).

Johns Creek Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Johns Creek has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Johns Creek real estate appreciated 60.30% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 4.83%, putting Johns Creek in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Johns Creek definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Johns Creek appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Johns Creek's appreciation rate has been 4.13%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Johns Creek were at 1.93%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 7.93%.

Relative to Georgia, our data show that Johns Creek's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% 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 city. Individual neighborhoods within Johns Creek differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Johns Creek - 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 Johns Creek real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$490,660

Johns Creek, GA HOME PRICES

> $1,190,000
2.8%
2.8%
$893,001 - $1,190,000
4.0%
4.0%
$595,001 - $893,000
24.8%
24.8%
$476,001 - $595,000
21.6%
21.6%
$357,001 - $476,000
26.0%
26.0%
$238,001 - $357,000
14.7%
14.7%
$119,001 - $238,000
4.3%
4.3%
$60,001 - $119,000
1.2%
1.2%
$0 - $60,000
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for GA

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
27,941

Johns Creek Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
GA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q4 - 2021 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q1 - 2021 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q1 - 2021 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q1 - 2021 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q1 - 2021 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q1
75.32% 2.68%
9
5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$2,194 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
76.3%
76.3%
Renters
23.7%
23.7%
Vacant
5.1%
5.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
24.9%
24.9%
1970 - 1999
73.2%
73.2%
1940 - 1969
1.6%
1.6%
1939 or Older
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
75.6%
75.6%
Townhomes
7.4%
7.4%
Small Apt. Buildings
1.6%
1.6%
Apt. Complexes
14.9%
14.9%
Mobile Homes
0.5%
0.5%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.6%
0.6%
1 Bedroom
4.0%
4.0%
2 Bedrooms
11.4%
11.4%
3 Bedrooms
23.5%
23.5%
4 Bedrooms
35.5%
35.5%
5 or more bedrooms
25.0%
25.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES