Bonne Terre, MO

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Bonne Terre, MO 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 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Bonne Terre Housing Market Information

With 7,256 people, 1,612 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $117,263, house prices in Bonne Terre are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Bonne Terre, accounting for 74.52% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Bonne Terre include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 14.57%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.36%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 4.56%).

Renters dominate Bonne Terre's housing market, and most live in three of four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes.

There is a lot of housing in Bonne Terre 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 Bonne Terre built before 1939 ( 32.51%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 26.49%). There's also some housing in Bonne Terre built between 2000 and later ( 7.42%).

Bonne Terre Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Bonne Terre have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 24.93%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Bonne Terre house appreciation rate of 2.25%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Bonne Terre that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Bonne Terre real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Bonne Terre appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 9.20%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 88.33% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Bonne Terre. Bonne Terre appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 3.27%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 13.74%.

Importantly, this makes Bonne Terre 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 Missouri, our data show that Bonne Terre's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Missouri.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,282,000 0.0
$962,001 - $1,282,000 0.0
$641,001 - $962,000 0.0
$513,001 - $641,000 0.0
$384,001 - $513,000 0.0
$257,001 - $384,000 3.5
$128,001 - $257,000 30.2
$64,001 - $128,000 54.2
$0 - $64,000 12.1

Low for MO
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
73.1620437956204 68.2

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Bonne Terre Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2018 Q4 - 2019 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q1
50.78% 2.16%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$708 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 31.60
Renters 68.40
Vacant 9.34

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Bonne Terre HOMES
2000 or Newer 7.4
1970 - 1999 33.6
1940 - 1969 26.5
1939 or Older 32.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 74.5
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 14.6
Apt. Complexes 6.4
Mobile Homes 4.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.70
1 Bedroom 14.17
2 Bedrooms 30.43
3 Bedrooms 41.28
4 Bedrooms 9.34
5 or more bedrooms 2.08