Dellwood, MO


Highest Appreciating Dellwood Neighborhoods Since 2000

Dellwood, 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 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

Dellwood Housing Market Information

With a population of 5,011, 1,735 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $68,532, house prices in Dellwood are some of the most affordable in Missouri as well as the nation.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Dellwood, accounting for 99.55% of the city's housing units.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Dellwood. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.14% of Dellwood's homes, and 88.84% 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. Dellwood's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 90.55% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Dellwood include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 5.88%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 3.57%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Dellwood. Fully 12.81% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Dellwood homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Dellwood 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.

Dellwood Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Dellwood over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 33.77% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Dellwood home appreciation rates at 1.03%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.19%.

Over the last year, Dellwood appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Dellwood's appreciation rate has been -1.10%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Dellwood were at 1.03%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.19%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Dellwood's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Missouri.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $954,000 0.0
$716,001 - $954,000 0.3
$477,001 - $716,000 0.0
$381,001 - $477,000 0.0
$286,001 - $381,000 0.2
$191,001 - $286,000 1.2
$95,001 - $191,000 21.6
$48,001 - $95,000 61.2
$0 - $48,000 15.6

Very Low for MO
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
95.8396812375483 95.0

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Dellwood 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
-10.57% -0.65% 1 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,169 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 73.14
Renters 26.86
Vacant 12.81

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 0.0
1970 - 1999 5.9
1940 - 1969 90.6
1939 or Older 3.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 99.5
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 0.5
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.00
2 Bedrooms 10.70
3 Bedrooms 80.30
4 Bedrooms 8.54
5 or more bedrooms 0.45