Duluth, MN
APPRECIATION RATE TRENDS AND HOUSING MARKET DATA




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Duluth, MN 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 Q3 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

Duluth Housing Market Information

With 86,110 people, 35,410 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $185,115, 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 61.89% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Duluth include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 20.37%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 12.31%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.90%).

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 ( 27.83%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 20.41%). There's also some housing in Duluth built between 2000 and later ( 7.80%).

Duluth Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Duluth's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 0.26% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Duluth's appreciation rate, at 4.68%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Duluth's appreciation rate has been 0.55%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.21%.

Notably, Duluth's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Minnesota, our data show that Duluth's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% 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.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$185,115

Duluth, MN HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,128,000 0.5
$846,001 - $1,128,000 0.4
$564,001 - $846,000 2.8
$452,001 - $564,000 3.1
$339,001 - $452,000 5.5
$226,001 - $339,000 15.8
$113,001 - $226,000 49.9
$57,001 - $113,000 16.5
$0 - $57,000 5.5

Average for MN
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
38.9367058961297 53.1827515400411

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
35,410

Duluth Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
MN*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2017 Q2 - 2017 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q3 - 2017 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q3 - 2017 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q3 - 2017 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q3 - 2017 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q3
52.90% 2.42% 7 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$952 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 55.66
Renters 44.34
Vacant 7.17

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Duluth HOMES
2000 or Newer 7.8
1970 - 1999 20.4
1940 - 1969 27.8
1939 or Older 44.0

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Duluth HOMES
Single-Family 61.9
Townhomes 2.9
Small Apt. Buildings 12.3
Apt. Complexes 20.4
Mobile Homes 2.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Duluth HOMES
No Bedroom 4.57
1 Bedroom 15.58
2 Bedrooms 28.81
3 Bedrooms 33.85
4 Bedrooms 12.74
5 or more bedrooms 4.44