Hibbing, MN


Highest Appreciating Hibbing Neighborhoods Since 2000

Hibbing, 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 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

Hibbing Housing Market Information

With a population of 16,204, 7,290 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $109,496, house prices in Hibbing are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Hibbing, accounting for 73.73% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Hibbing include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.50%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.98%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 5.21%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Hibbing. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.58% of Hibbing's homes, and 50.92% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

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. Hibbing's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 39.44% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Hibbing include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 28.55%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 27.98%). There's also some housing in Hibbing built between 2000 and later ( 4.02%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Hibbing. Fully 11.91% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Hibbing homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Hibbing 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.

Hibbing Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Hibbing's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.29% during the period.

Over the last year, Hibbing appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Hibbing's appreciation rate has been 0.46%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Hibbing were at 1.03%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.17%.

Relative to Minnesota, our data show that Hibbing'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 Hibbing differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Hibbing - 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 Hibbing real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,029,000 0.0
$772,001 - $1,029,000 0.2
$515,001 - $772,000 0.0
$412,001 - $515,000 1.2
$308,001 - $412,000 0.8
$206,001 - $308,000 8.3
$103,001 - $206,000 35.2
$51,001 - $103,000 42.0
$0 - $51,000 12.3

Very Low for MN
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
71.6981132075472 87.2689938398357

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Hibbing 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
29.45% 1.51% 3 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$654 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 69.58
Renters 30.42
Vacant 11.91

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 4.0
1970 - 1999 28.6
1940 - 1969 39.4
1939 or Older 28.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 73.7
Townhomes 0.6
Small Apt. Buildings 6.0
Apt. Complexes 14.5
Mobile Homes 5.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 3.08
1 Bedroom 12.97
2 Bedrooms 29.40
3 Bedrooms 37.00
4 Bedrooms 13.92
5 or more bedrooms 3.64