Webster City, IA
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Webster City, 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

Webster City Housing Market Information

With a population of 7,814, 3,395 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $109,692, house prices in Webster City are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Webster City, accounting for 71.10% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Webster City include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.12%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.58%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.40%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Webster City are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 63.53% owning and 36.47% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Webster City 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 Webster City built before 1939 ( 30.15%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 25.52%). There's also some housing in Webster City built between 2000 and later ( 11.72%).

Webster City Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Webster City have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 5.56%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Webster City house appreciation rate of 0.54%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Webster City's appreciation rate, at 4.32%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Webster City's appreciation rate has been 0.99%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.00%.

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$109,692

Webster City, IA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,121,000 0.0
$841,001 - $1,121,000 0.0
$561,001 - $841,000 0.5
$448,001 - $561,000 2.1
$336,001 - $448,000 3.1
$224,001 - $336,000 4.8
$112,001 - $224,000 30.0
$56,001 - $112,000 43.9
$0 - $56,000 15.6

Low for IA
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
71.598499941404 65.4320987654321

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
3,395

Webster City Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
IA*
Compared To
America*
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
13.27% 0.73% 1 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$781 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 63.53
Renters 36.47
Vacant 9.56

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Webster City HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.7
1970 - 1999 32.6
1940 - 1969 25.5
1939 or Older 30.2

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Webster City HOMES
Single-Family 71.1
Townhomes 2.4
Small Apt. Buildings 8.6
Apt. Complexes 16.1
Mobile Homes 1.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Webster City HOMES
No Bedroom 1.07
1 Bedroom 15.53
2 Bedrooms 23.84
3 Bedrooms 37.99
4 Bedrooms 12.31
5 or more bedrooms 9.27

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