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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 54,427, 20,428 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $139,258, house prices in Pocatello are solidly below the national average.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pocatello, accounting for 62.27% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pocatello include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 14.02%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.09%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 6.78%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Pocatello are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 59.13% owning and 40.87% renting.
There is a lot of housing in Pocatello 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 Pocatello built between 1940-1969 ( 36.66%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 14.32%). There's also some housing in Pocatello built between 2000 and later ( 9.17%).
Real estate appreciation rates in Pocatello's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.02% during the period.
Over the last year, Pocatello appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Pocatello's appreciation rate has been 0.70%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Pocatello were at -0.93%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -3.66%.
Notably, Pocatello's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to Idaho, our data show that Pocatello's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Idaho.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Pocatello differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Pocatello - 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 Pocatello real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$803,001 - $1,071,000||0.0|
|$535,001 - $803,000||0.5|
|$428,001 - $535,000||0.5|
|$321,001 - $428,000||3.2|
|$214,001 - $321,000||12.4|
|$107,001 - $214,000||55.8|
|$54,001 - $107,000||19.4|
|$0 - $54,000||8.0|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Pocatello HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||9.2|
|1970 - 1999||39.8|
|1940 - 1969||36.7|
|1939 or Older||14.3|
|TYPE OF Pocatello HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||14.0|
|SIZE OF Pocatello HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||12.48|