Lewiston, MI


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Lewiston, MI 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

Lewiston Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,315, 606 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $88,957, house prices in Lewiston are some of the most affordable in Michigan as well as the nation.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Lewiston, accounting for 89.66% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Lewiston include mobile homes or trailers ( 4.28%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.49%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 2.23%).

Dwellings in Lewiston tend to be quite small (one, two, or no bedrooms) and owner occupied. In fact, 53.96% of the homes in Lewiston have two or fewer bedrooms.

There is a lot of housing in Lewiston 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 Lewiston built between 1940-1969 ( 44.38%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 4.02%). There's also some housing in Lewiston built between 2000 and later ( 2.94%).

A decent proportion of the Lewiston housing stock is seasonally occupied. That is, homes and condos in Lewiston are occupied by people for a portion of the year - mainly for vacation purposes - and then locked up and left unoccupied for the remainder of the year as owners return to their primary residences. This characteristic of the Lewiston housing market speaks to its popularity as a vacation location of choice.

Lewiston Home Appreciation Rates

Lewiston's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Lewiston during the period has been just -1.88%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Lewiston appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Lewiston's appreciation rate has been 2.17%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Lewiston were at 0.00%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.00%.

Relative to Michigan, our data show that Lewiston's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Michigan.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,066,000 0.1
$800,001 - $1,066,000 0.9
$533,001 - $800,000 0.8
$426,001 - $533,000 0.1
$320,001 - $426,000 2.8
$213,001 - $320,000 10.2
$107,001 - $213,000 25.3
$54,001 - $107,000 45.8
$0 - $54,000 14.0

Very Low for MI
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
84.7240126567444 85.0961538461538

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Lewiston 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
0.51% 0.03% 4 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$740 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 76.24
Renters 23.76
Vacant 61.30

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 2.9
1970 - 1999 48.7
1940 - 1969 44.4
1939 or Older 4.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 89.7
Townhomes 1.3
Small Apt. Buildings 2.5
Apt. Complexes 2.2
Mobile Homes 4.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.30
1 Bedroom 6.13
2 Bedrooms 45.53
3 Bedrooms 41.44
4 Bedrooms 3.58
5 or more bedrooms 1.02

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