Wolcottville, IN


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Wolcottville, 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

Wolcottville Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,015, 369 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $140,695, Wolcottville 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 Wolcottville, accounting for 65.65% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Wolcottville include mobile homes or trailers ( 19.91%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 7.44%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.78%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Wolcottville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 59.35% owning and 40.65% renting.

The housing in Wolcottville was primarily built before 1939 ( 41.36%), making the housing stock in Wolcottville some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Wolcottville. The next most important housing age is between 1970-1999 ( 33.70%), followed by between 1940-1969 ( 16.19%). There's also some housing in Wolcottville built between 2000 and later ( 8.75%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Wolcottville. Fully 19.26% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Wolcottville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Wolcottville 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.

Wolcottville Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Wolcottville have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 6.64%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Wolcottville house appreciation rate of 0.65%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Wolcottville's appreciation rate, at 3.52%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Wolcottville's appreciation rate has been -1.14%, which annualizes to a rate of -4.49%.

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

Relative to Indiana, our data show that Wolcottville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Indiana.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Wolcottville, IN HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,116,000 1.2
$837,001 - $1,116,000 0.2
$558,001 - $837,000 4.0
$446,001 - $558,000 3.1
$334,001 - $446,000 8.1
$223,001 - $334,000 15.7
$111,001 - $223,000 32.8
$56,001 - $111,000 24.8
$0 - $56,000 10.1

High for IN
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
54.4210711355912 34.2760180995475

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Wolcottville 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
41.29% 2.02% 10 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$884 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 59.35
Renters 40.65
Vacant 19.26

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Wolcottville HOMES
2000 or Newer 8.8
1970 - 1999 33.7
1940 - 1969 16.2
1939 or Older 41.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Wolcottville HOMES
Single-Family 65.6
Townhomes 0.2
Small Apt. Buildings 6.8
Apt. Complexes 7.4
Mobile Homes 19.9
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Wolcottville HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 14.66
2 Bedrooms 23.85
3 Bedrooms 43.98
4 Bedrooms 15.54
5 or more bedrooms 1.97

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Zip Codes in Wolcottville, IN