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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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 86,293 people, 35,729 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $184,840, Duluth real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Duluth, accounting for 61.99% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Duluth include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 20.64%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.96%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.98%).
People in Duluth primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Duluth has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.
The housing in Duluth was primarily built before 1939 ( 43.96%), making the housing stock in Duluth some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Duluth. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 27.90%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 20.84%). There's also some housing in Duluth built between 2000 and later ( 7.30%).
Appreciation rates for homes in Duluth have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 8.32%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Duluth house appreciation rate of 0.80%.
NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Duluth's appreciation rate, at 7.18%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Duluth's appreciation rate has been 2.55%, which annualizes to a rate of 10.61%.
Importantly, this makes Duluth one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to Minnesota, our data show that Duluth's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% of the other cities and towns in Minnesota.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Duluth differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Duluth - 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 Duluth real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$871,369 - $1,161,447||0.5|
|$580,869 - $871,368||2.9|
|$464,606 - $580,868||2.6|
|$348,633 - $464,605||6.1|
|$232,294 - $348,632||15.1|
|$116,026 - $232,293||50.5|
|$58,184 - $116,025||16.7|
|$0 - $58,183||5.1|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2017 Q4 - 2018 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2017 Q1 - 2018 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2016 Q1 - 2018 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2013 Q1 - 2018 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2008 Q1 - 2018 Q1
2000 Q1 - 2018 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Duluth HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||7.3|
|1970 - 1999||20.8|
|1940 - 1969||27.9|
|1939 or Older||44.0|
|TYPE OF Duluth HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||12.0|
|SIZE OF Duluth HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||4.59|