Tucker, GA


Highest Appreciating Tucker Neighborhoods Since 2000

Tucker, 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

Tucker Housing Market Information

With 28,892 people, 10,610 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $295,600, Tucker real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Tucker home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Tucker, accounting for 69.52% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Tucker include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.26%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.26%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.45%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Tucker. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 68.70% of Tucker's homes, and 68.12% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Tucker 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 Tucker built between 1940-1969 ( 43.55%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 11.26%).

Tucker Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Tucker have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 5.69%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Tucker house appreciation rate of 0.56%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Tucker that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Tucker real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Tucker appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.38%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 83.39% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Tucker. Tucker appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.10%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.47%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,244,000 0.5
$933,001 - $1,244,000 0.3
$622,001 - $933,000 1.1
$498,001 - $622,000 2.0
$373,001 - $498,000 14.3
$249,001 - $373,000 36.4
$124,001 - $249,000 35.7
$62,001 - $124,000 7.8
$0 - $62,000 2.0

Very High for GA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
16.6822922770421 3.38266384778013

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Tucker 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
30.11% 1.54% 7 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,379 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 68.70
Renters 31.30
Vacant 9.36

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 11.3
1970 - 1999 44.4
1940 - 1969 43.6
1939 or Older 0.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 69.5
Townhomes 7.3
Small Apt. Buildings 6.4
Apt. Complexes 16.3
Mobile Homes 0.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.01
1 Bedroom 4.26
2 Bedrooms 21.30
3 Bedrooms 45.15
4 Bedrooms 22.97
5 or more bedrooms 5.31