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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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 5,284 people, 2,188 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $59,301, house prices in Linton are some of the most affordable in Indiana as well as the nation.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Linton, accounting for 71.01% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Linton include mobile homes or trailers ( 17.19%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.14%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.74%).
Dwellings in Linton tend to be quite small (one, two, or no bedrooms) and owner occupied. In fact, 49.52% of the homes in Linton have two or fewer bedrooms.
There is a lot of housing in Linton 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 Linton built before 1939 ( 28.99%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 23.64%). There's also some housing in Linton built between 2000 and later ( 8.37%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Linton. Fully 12.76% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Linton homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Linton 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.
Real estate appreciation rates in Linton's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.03% during the period.
Over the last year, Linton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Linton's appreciation rate has been -4.54%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Linton were at -1.14%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.49%.
Notably, Linton's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to Indiana, our data show that Linton's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Indiana.
|$750,001 - $1,000,000||0.1|
|$500,001 - $750,000||0.1|
|$400,001 - $500,000||0.0|
|$300,001 - $400,000||0.3|
|$200,001 - $300,000||2.1|
|$100,001 - $200,000||16.1|
|$50,001 - $100,000||47.2|
|$0 - $50,000||33.4|
|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 Linton HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||8.4|
|1970 - 1999||39.0|
|1940 - 1969||23.6|
|1939 or Older||29.0|
|TYPE OF Linton HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||4.7|
|SIZE OF Linton HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||1.59|