Winder, GA


Highest Appreciating Winder Neighborhoods Since 2000

Winder, 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

Winder Housing Market Information

With 15,447 people, 5,053 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $164,996, Winder real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Winder, accounting for 75.81% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Winder include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.37%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.67%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.85%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Winder are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 52.43% owning and 47.57% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Winder 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 Winder built between 2000 and later ( 30.91%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 19.18%). There's also some housing in Winder built before 1939 ( 2.78%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Winder. Fully 12.68% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Winder homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Winder 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.

Winder Home Appreciation Rates

Winder's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Winder during the period has been just -1.13%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Winder that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Winder real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Winder appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.72%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 79.46% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Winder. Winder 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 Winder's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% 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 Winder differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Winder - 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 Winder real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,286,000 0.7
$965,001 - $1,286,000 0.4
$643,001 - $965,000 0.7
$514,001 - $643,000 1.6
$386,001 - $514,000 3.0
$257,001 - $386,000 7.6
$128,001 - $257,000 48.1
$64,001 - $128,000 31.7
$0 - $64,000 6.2

High for GA
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
43.6306105707254 24.5243128964059

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Winder 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
7.88% 0.44% 2 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,114 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 52.43
Renters 47.57
Vacant 12.68

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 30.9
1970 - 1999 47.1
1940 - 1969 19.2
1939 or Older 2.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 75.8
Townhomes 2.9
Small Apt. Buildings 10.4
Apt. Complexes 8.7
Mobile Homes 2.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.40
1 Bedroom 6.48
2 Bedrooms 25.19
3 Bedrooms 48.06
4 Bedrooms 13.91
5 or more bedrooms 4.96