Rexburg, ID


Highest Appreciating Rexburg Neighborhoods Since 2000

Rexburg, ID 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

Rexburg Housing Market Information

With 27,663 people, 7,379 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $212,488, Rexburg real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Large apartment complexes or high rise apartments are the single most common housing type in Rexburg, accounting for 45.59% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Rexburg include single-family detached homes ( 28.25%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.49%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 5.03%). Cities with mostly row houses, apartments, and other high density housing types are relatively uncommon, and characteristic of compact cities that frequently have a downtown or other neighborhoods where amenities are within walking distance and a lot of street life can be seen.

Rexburg is dominated by renter-occupied one, two, or no bedrooms apartments. 67.63% of Rexburg's dwellings are rentals.

Rexburg homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 45.54% of Rexburg's housing was built since 2000, making the city have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Rexburg real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 40.71%), and between 1940-1969 ( 11.86%). There's also some housing in Rexburg built before 1939 ( 1.89%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Rexburg. Fully 19.74% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Rexburg homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Rexburg 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.

Rexburg Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Rexburg have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 0.32%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Rexburg house appreciation rate of 0.03%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Rexburg's appreciation rate, at 4.63%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Rexburg's appreciation rate has been 0.51%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.04%.

Relative to Idaho, our data show that Rexburg's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% 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 Rexburg differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Rexburg - 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 Rexburg real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,137,000 0.0
$853,001 - $1,137,000 0.8
$569,001 - $853,000 0.4
$455,001 - $569,000 1.2
$341,001 - $455,000 3.5
$228,001 - $341,000 25.0
$114,001 - $228,000 54.7
$57,001 - $114,000 5.2
$0 - $57,000 9.2

High for ID
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
29.3097386616665 26.0162601626016

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rexburg 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
49.14% 2.34% 4 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$812 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 32.37
Renters 67.63
Vacant 19.74

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 45.5
1970 - 1999 40.7
1940 - 1969 11.9
1939 or Older 1.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 28.2
Townhomes 5.0
Small Apt. Buildings 18.5
Apt. Complexes 45.6
Mobile Homes 2.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.25
1 Bedroom 12.99
2 Bedrooms 34.40
3 Bedrooms 27.33
4 Bedrooms 8.85
5 or more bedrooms 14.17