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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 42,045, 17,492 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $154,370, Midland 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 Midland, accounting for 67.49% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Midland include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.96%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.96%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 5.52%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Midland are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 62.15% owning and 37.85% renting.
At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Midland's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 43.80% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Midland include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 41.79%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 7.57%). There's also some housing in Midland built before 1939 ( 6.84%).
Real estate appreciation rates in Midland's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.16% during the period.
NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Midland's appreciation rate, at 4.63%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Midland's appreciation rate has been 7.68%, which annualizes to a rate of 34.46%.
Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Midland's housing market shows one of the <a href="/blog/highest-appreciating-cities">top real estate appreciation rates in the U.S.A.</a> in the latest quarter, which may signal the city’s near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to Michigan, our data show that Midland's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Michigan.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Midland differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Midland - 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 Midland real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$814,001 - $1,085,000||0.2|
|$542,001 - $814,000||0.9|
|$434,001 - $542,000||2.2|
|$326,001 - $434,000||3.6|
|$217,001 - $326,000||13.7|
|$108,001 - $217,000||48.6|
|$54,001 - $108,000||23.8|
|$0 - $54,000||6.9|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2017 Q1 - 2017 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q2 - 2017 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q2 - 2017 Q2
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q2
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Midland HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||7.6|
|1970 - 1999||41.8|
|1940 - 1969||43.8|
|1939 or Older||6.8|
|TYPE OF Midland HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||7.0|
|SIZE OF Midland HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||4.37|