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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With a population of 3,862, 1,426 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $70,424, house prices in Farmerville are some of the most affordable in Louisiana as well as the nation.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Farmerville, accounting for 49.81% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Farmerville include mobile homes or trailers ( 24.69%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 15.71%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.41%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Farmerville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 56.75% owning and 43.25% renting.
There is a lot of housing in Farmerville 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 Farmerville built between 1940-1969 ( 31.92%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 10.79%). There's also some housing in Farmerville built before 1939 ( 3.99%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Farmerville. Fully 11.10% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Farmerville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Farmerville 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.
Appreciation rates for homes in Farmerville have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 12.29%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Farmerville house appreciation rate of 1.17%.
Over the last year, Farmerville appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Farmerville's appreciation rate has been 1.36%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Farmerville were at 1.81%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 7.43%.
Importantly, this makes Farmerville one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to Louisiana, our data show that Farmerville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.
|$787,001 - $1,049,000||0.0|
|$524,001 - $787,000||1.6|
|$420,001 - $524,000||0.0|
|$315,001 - $420,000||2.7|
|$210,001 - $315,000||3.8|
|$105,001 - $210,000||21.7|
|$53,001 - $105,000||39.3|
|$0 - $53,000||30.8|
|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 Farmerville HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||10.8|
|1970 - 1999||53.3|
|1940 - 1969||31.9|
|1939 or Older||4.0|
|TYPE OF Farmerville HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||15.7|
|SIZE OF Farmerville HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||0.81|