Streamwood, IL


Highest Appreciating Streamwood Neighborhoods Since 2000

Streamwood, IL 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

Streamwood Housing Market Information

With a population of 40,554, 13,260 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $196,750, Streamwood real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Streamwood, accounting for 67.21% of the village's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Streamwood include row houses and other attached homes ( 19.98%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.11%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.70%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Streamwood. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 83.97% of Streamwood's homes, and 76.59% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Streamwood 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 Streamwood built between 1940-1969 ( 26.32%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 10.01%). There's also some housing in Streamwood built before 1939 ( 1.28%).

Streamwood Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Streamwood over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 26.46% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Streamwood home appreciation rates at 0.43%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 1.74%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Streamwood's appreciation rate, at 5.25%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Streamwood's appreciation rate has been 0.43%, which annualizes to a rate of 1.74%.

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

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the village. Individual neighborhoods within Streamwood differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Streamwood - 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 Streamwood real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Streamwood, IL HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,161,000 0.4
$871,001 - $1,161,000 0.0
$581,001 - $871,000 1.9
$465,001 - $581,000 2.8
$348,001 - $465,000 5.4
$232,001 - $348,000 23.4
$116,001 - $232,000 55.4
$58,001 - $116,000 7.9
$0 - $58,000 3.0

High for IL
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
33.0833235673269 26.3291139240506

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Streamwood 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
9.80% 0.54% 2 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,788 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 83.97
Renters 16.03
Vacant 5.84

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Streamwood HOMES
2000 or Newer 10.0
1970 - 1999 62.4
1940 - 1969 26.3
1939 or Older 1.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Streamwood HOMES
Single-Family 67.2
Townhomes 20.0
Small Apt. Buildings 8.1
Apt. Complexes 4.7
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Streamwood HOMES
No Bedroom 0.23
1 Bedroom 1.90
2 Bedrooms 18.63
3 Bedrooms 54.72
4 Bedrooms 21.88
5 or more bedrooms 2.63