Terre Haute, IN


Highest Appreciating Terre Haute Neighborhoods Since 2000

Terre Haute, 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 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

Terre Haute Housing Market Information

With 60,825 people, 22,261 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $75,567, house prices in Terre Haute 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 Terre Haute, accounting for 66.87% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Terre Haute include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.00%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.81%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.59%).

People in Terre Haute primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Terre Haute has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

The housing in Terre Haute was primarily built before 1939 ( 40.50%), making the housing stock in Terre Haute some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Terre Haute. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 26.88%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 22.23%). There's also some housing in Terre Haute built between 2000 and later ( 10.39%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Terre Haute. Fully 14.13% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Terre Haute homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Terre Haute 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.

Terre Haute Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Terre Haute's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.08% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Terre Haute's appreciation rate, at 5.10%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Terre Haute's appreciation rate has been -1.71%, which annualizes to a rate of -6.65%.

Notably, Terre Haute's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,048,000 0.1
$786,001 - $1,048,000 0.2
$524,001 - $786,000 1.3
$419,001 - $524,000 0.4
$314,001 - $419,000 1.5
$210,001 - $314,000 3.2
$105,001 - $210,000 20.4
$52,001 - $105,000 46.6
$0 - $52,000 26.4

Very Low for IN
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
92.8688620649244 94.5701357466063

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Terre Haute 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
10.89% 0.60% 3 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$893 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 44.16
Renters 55.84
Vacant 14.13

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Terre Haute HOMES
2000 or Newer 10.4
1970 - 1999 22.2
1940 - 1969 26.9
1939 or Older 40.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 66.9
Townhomes 2.6
Small Apt. Buildings 10.8
Apt. Complexes 18.0
Mobile Homes 1.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 3.03
1 Bedroom 18.25
2 Bedrooms 37.23
3 Bedrooms 29.95
4 Bedrooms 9.62
5 or more bedrooms 1.91