Iowa
REAL ESTATE APPRECIATION & HOUSING MARKET TRENDS






Iowa Real Estate Market & Appreciation

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 Q4 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Average Home Values

Median Home Value:
$190,710

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
1,273,941

Iowa Home Prices

> $1,234,997
$926,273 - $1,234,997
$617,499 - $926,272
$493,839 - $617,498
$370,390 - $493,838
$247,121 - $370,389
$123,429 - $247,120
$61,709 - $123,428
$0 - $61,708
0.5%
0.5%
0.7%
0.7%
2.3%
2.3%
3.2%
3.2%
8.3%
8.3%
19.2%
19.2%
37.9%
37.9%
19.9%
19.9%
8.0%
8.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Iowa Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Average Annual Rate Compared to America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q3 - 2021 Q4
2.03% 8.38%
2
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q4 - 2021 Q4
12.66% 12.66%
2
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q4 - 2021 Q4
16.88% 8.11%
2
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q4 - 2021 Q4
29.66% 5.33%
2
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2021 Q4
46.09% 3.86%
3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q4
93.83% 3.09%
2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Homeownership

Average Market Rent:
$1,029 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
Renters
Vacant
69.0%
69.0%
31.0%
31.0%
9.5%
9.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
1970 - 1999
1940 - 1969
1939 or Older
17.4%
17.4%
32.2%
32.2%
25.1%
25.1%
25.2%
25.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
Townhomes
Small Apt. Buildings
Apt. Complexes
Mobile Homes
Other
73.1%
73.1%
4.1%
4.1%
5.6%
5.6%
13.5%
13.5%
3.6%
3.6%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1 Bedroom
2 Bedrooms
3 Bedrooms
4 Bedrooms
5 or more bedrooms
1.6%
1.6%
9.2%
9.2%
27.6%
27.6%
38.0%
38.0%
18.2%
18.2%
5.5%
5.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES