Mountain View, HI


Highest Appreciating Mountain View Neighborhoods Since 2000

Mountain View, HI 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

Mountain View Housing Market Information

With 4,121 people, 1,155 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $247,892, Mountain View real estate values are some of the lowest in Hawaii, although compared to real estate around the nation, Mountain View homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Mountain View, accounting for 92.38% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Mountain View include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.73%), mobile homes or trailers ( 1.62%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.27%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Mountain View. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 67.98% of Mountain View's homes, and 62.67% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Mountain View 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 Mountain View built between 2000 and later ( 21.88%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 12.63%). There's also some housing in Mountain View built before 1939 ( 7.20%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Mountain View. Fully 18.49% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Mountain View homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Mountain View 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.

Mountain View Home Appreciation Rates

Mountain View's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Mountain View during the period has been just -1.02%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Mountain View's appreciation rate, at 4.44%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Mountain View's appreciation rate has been 0.46%, which annualizes to a rate of 1.86%.

Relative to Hawaii, our data show that Mountain View's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Hawaii.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Mountain View, HI HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,205,000 5.0
$903,001 - $1,205,000 0.0
$602,001 - $903,000 4.4
$482,001 - $602,000 1.7
$361,001 - $482,000 10.9
$241,001 - $361,000 35.5
$120,001 - $241,000 35.0
$60,001 - $120,000 4.5
$0 - $60,000 3.0

Very Low for HI
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
22.8758935895933 96.1538461538462

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Mountain View 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
129.22% 4.93% 5 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,065 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 67.98
Renters 32.02
Vacant 18.49

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Mountain View HOMES
2000 or Newer 21.9
1970 - 1999 58.3
1940 - 1969 12.6
1939 or Older 7.2

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Mountain View HOMES
Single-Family 92.4
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 4.7
Apt. Complexes 1.3
Mobile Homes 1.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Mountain View HOMES
No Bedroom 9.10
1 Bedroom 4.16
2 Bedrooms 19.55
3 Bedrooms 53.63
4 Bedrooms 9.03
5 or more bedrooms 4.52

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