Athol, ID Real Estate Market

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 2022. 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

Athol, ID Housing Market Trends

With 709 people, 277 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $565,563, Athol house prices are not only among the most expensive in Idaho, Athol real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Athol, accounting for 61.99% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Athol include mobile homes or trailers ( 33.64%), row houses and other attached homes ( 1.56%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Athol. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 79.42% of Athol's homes, and 54.83% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Athol 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 Athol built between 2000 and later ( 9.03%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 5.30%). There's also some housing in Athol built before 1939 ( 2.80%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Athol. Fully 13.71% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Athol homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Athol 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.

Athol Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Athol has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Athol real estate appreciated 198.27% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 11.55%, putting Athol in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Athol definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Athol that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Athol real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Athol appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 20.53%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 81.21% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Athol. Athol appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.05%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.28%.

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

Relative to Idaho, our data show that Athol's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Idaho.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$565,563

Athol, ID HOME PRICES

> $1,618,000
$1,213,001 - $1,618,000
$809,001 - $1,213,000
$647,001 - $809,000
$485,001 - $647,000
$323,001 - $485,000
$162,001 - $323,000
$81,001 - $162,000
$0 - $81,000
0.0%
0.0%
10.1%
10.1%
8.9%
8.9%
16.5%
16.5%
16.7%
16.7%
21.6%
21.6%
15.4%
15.4%
6.0%
6.0%
4.9%
4.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for ID

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
277

Athol Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
ID*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q4 - 2022 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2021 Q1 - 2022 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2020 Q1 - 2022 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2017 Q1 - 2022 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2022 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2022 Q1
286.26% 6.26%
10
10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,786 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
Renters
Vacant
79.4%
79.4%
20.6%
20.6%
13.7%
13.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
1970 - 1999
1940 - 1969
1939 or Older
9.0%
9.0%
82.9%
82.9%
5.3%
5.3%
2.8%
2.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
Townhomes
Small Apt. Buildings
Apt. Complexes
Mobile Homes
Other
62.0%
62.0%
1.6%
1.6%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
33.6%
33.6%
2.8%
2.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1 Bedroom
2 Bedrooms
3 Bedrooms
4 Bedrooms
5 or more bedrooms
3.4%
3.4%
5.0%
5.0%
35.8%
35.8%
47.0%
47.0%
7.8%
7.8%
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Popular Neighborhoods in Athol

Zip Codes in Athol, ID