Marietta GA

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Marietta, 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 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Marietta Housing Market Information

With a population of 60,806, 23,947 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $311,539, Marietta real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Marietta home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Mobile homes or trailers are the single most common housing type in Marietta, accounting for 0.00% of the city's housing units.

People in Marietta primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) mobile homes or trailers. Marietta has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Marietta 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 Marietta built between 1940-1969 ( 16.69%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 15.66%). There's also some housing in Marietta built before 1939 ( 5.63%).

Marietta Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Marietta has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Marietta real estate appreciated 57.12% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 4.62%, putting Marietta in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Marietta definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Marietta's appreciation rate, at 5.83%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Marietta's appreciation rate has been 1.10%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.49%.

Relative to Georgia, our data show that Marietta'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 city. Individual neighborhoods within Marietta differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Marietta - 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 Marietta real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,298,000 1.6
$974,001 - $1,298,000 1.6
$649,001 - $974,000 5.8
$519,001 - $649,000 6.2
$389,001 - $519,000 13.9
$260,001 - $389,000 22.2
$130,001 - $260,000 30.4
$65,001 - $130,000 12.8
$0 - $65,000 5.5

Very High for GA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
19.6379562043796 5.90717299578059

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Marietta Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q1 - 2020 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q1 - 2020 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2020 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q1 - 2020 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q1
65.48% 2.52%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,458 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 38.74
Renters 61.26
Vacant 8.69

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 15.7
1970 - 1999 62.0
1940 - 1969 16.7
1939 or Older 5.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 0.0
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.44
1 Bedroom 16.26
2 Bedrooms 37.25
3 Bedrooms 25.30
4 Bedrooms 13.33
5 or more bedrooms 5.43