Bettendorf, IA


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Bettendorf, IA 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

Bettendorf Housing Market Information

With 35,505 people, 13,822 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $175,550, Bettendorf real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Bettendorf, accounting for 71.61% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Bettendorf include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 17.00%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.38%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.22%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Bettendorf. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 76.77% of Bettendorf's homes, and 62.15% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Bettendorf 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 Bettendorf built between 1940-1969 ( 33.40%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 17.26%). There's also some housing in Bettendorf built before 1939 ( 4.14%).

Bettendorf Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Bettendorf have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 14.05%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Bettendorf house appreciation rate of 1.32%.

Over the last year, Bettendorf appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Bettendorf's appreciation rate has been 2.65%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Bettendorf were at -0.58%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -2.29%.

Notably, Bettendorf's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Iowa, our data show that Bettendorf's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in Iowa.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Bettendorf differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Bettendorf - 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 Bettendorf real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Bettendorf, IA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,091,000 0.2
$818,001 - $1,091,000 0.3
$545,001 - $818,000 2.1
$436,001 - $545,000 5.3
$327,001 - $436,000 11.4
$218,001 - $327,000 23.0
$109,001 - $218,000 47.6
$55,001 - $109,000 7.7
$0 - $55,000 2.3

High for IA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
39.7398335872495 20.2469135802469

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Bettendorf 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
40.90% 2.01% 4 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,010 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 76.77
Renters 23.23
Vacant 5.18

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Bettendorf HOMES
2000 or Newer 17.3
1970 - 1999 45.2
1940 - 1969 33.4
1939 or Older 4.1

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Bettendorf HOMES
Single-Family 71.6
Townhomes 7.4
Small Apt. Buildings 3.2
Apt. Complexes 17.0
Mobile Homes 0.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Bettendorf HOMES
No Bedroom 0.55
1 Bedroom 7.32
2 Bedrooms 24.14
3 Bedrooms 35.67
4 Bedrooms 26.49
5 or more bedrooms 5.84