Yates Center, KS


Highest Appreciating Yates Center Neighborhoods Since 2000

Yates Center, KS 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

Yates Center Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,331, 667 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $49,382, house prices in Yates Center are some of the most affordable in Kansas as well as the nation.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Yates Center, accounting for 84.63% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Yates Center include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.44%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.51%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.17%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Yates Center. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.56% of Yates Center's homes, and 49.51% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

The housing in Yates Center was primarily built before 1939 ( 47.68%), making the housing stock in Yates Center some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Yates Center. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 26.83%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 22.20%). There's also some housing in Yates Center built between 2000 and later ( 3.29%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Yates Center. Fully 18.66% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Yates Center homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Yates Center 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.

Yates Center Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Yates Center have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 8.69%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Yates Center house appreciation rate of 0.84%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Yates Center's appreciation rate, at 4.34%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Yates Center's appreciation rate has been 1.04%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.23%.

Relative to Kansas, our data show that Yates Center's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Kansas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Yates Center, KS HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,071,000 0.0
$803,001 - $1,071,000 0.0
$536,001 - $803,000 0.5
$428,001 - $536,000 0.0
$321,001 - $428,000 0.5
$214,001 - $321,000 0.5
$107,001 - $214,000 11.2
$54,001 - $107,000 30.8
$0 - $54,000 56.4

Very Low for KS
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
99.3613031759053 99.645390070922

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Yates Center 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
32.29% 1.64% 3 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$768 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 73.56
Renters 26.44
Vacant 18.66

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Yates Center HOMES
2000 or Newer 3.3
1970 - 1999 22.2
1940 - 1969 26.8
1939 or Older 47.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Yates Center HOMES
Single-Family 84.6
Townhomes 0.2
Small Apt. Buildings 7.4
Apt. Complexes 4.5
Mobile Homes 3.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Yates Center HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 8.05
2 Bedrooms 38.78
3 Bedrooms 42.20
4 Bedrooms 7.32
5 or more bedrooms 3.66

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