Greenwood, IN

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Greenwood, IN 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 Q3 2018. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Greenwood Housing Market Information

With 57,375 people, 20,996 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $182,649, Greenwood real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Greenwood, accounting for 57.54% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Greenwood include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 26.46%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.57%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.38%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Greenwood are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 57.12% owning and 42.88% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Greenwood 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 Greenwood built between 2000 and later ( 31.06%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 16.05%). There's also some housing in Greenwood built before 1939 ( 4.10%).

Greenwood Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Greenwood have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 22.55%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Greenwood house appreciation rate of 2.05%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Greenwood that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Greenwood real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Greenwood appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 9.49%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 90.97% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Greenwood. Greenwood appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 4.80%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 20.64%.

Importantly, this makes Greenwood one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

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

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,252,000 0.2
$939,001 - $1,252,000 0.1
$626,001 - $939,000 0.6
$501,001 - $626,000 1.4
$376,001 - $501,000 3.8
$251,001 - $376,000 12.0
$125,001 - $251,000 60.9
$63,001 - $125,000 17.1
$0 - $63,000 3.9

Very High for IN
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
42.7445255474453 19.4570135746606

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Greenwood Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2018 Q2 - 2018 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2017 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2016 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2013 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2008 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2018 Q3
31.61% 1.48%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,074 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 57.12
Renters 42.88
Vacant 9.34

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Greenwood HOMES
2000 or Newer 31.1
1970 - 1999 48.8
1940 - 1969 16.0
1939 or Older 4.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 57.5
Townhomes 7.6
Small Apt. Buildings 5.4
Apt. Complexes 26.5
Mobile Homes 3.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.21
1 Bedroom 12.73
2 Bedrooms 25.87
3 Bedrooms 41.51
4 Bedrooms 16.37
5 or more bedrooms 2.32