East Prairie, MO


Highest Appreciating East Prairie Neighborhoods Since 2000

East Prairie, 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

East Prairie Housing Market Information

With 3,155 people, 1,216 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $69,002, house prices in East Prairie 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 East Prairie, accounting for 69.82% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in East Prairie include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 16.78%), mobile homes or trailers ( 7.54%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 5.16%).

People in East Prairie primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. East Prairie has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

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. East Prairie's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 48.27% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in East Prairie include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 36.72%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 9.08%). There's also some housing in East Prairie built between 2000 and later ( 5.93%).

East Prairie Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in East Prairie have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 4.95%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average East Prairie house appreciation rate of 0.48%.

Over the last year, East Prairie appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, East Prairie's appreciation rate has been 1.66%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in East Prairie were at 0.00%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.00%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that East Prairie's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in Missouri.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

East Prairie, MO HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,081,000 0.0
$811,001 - $1,081,000 1.1
$540,001 - $811,000 3.0
$432,001 - $540,000 0.0
$324,001 - $432,000 0.0
$216,001 - $324,000 1.6
$108,001 - $216,000 11.8
$54,001 - $108,000 46.7
$0 - $54,000 35.9

Very Low for MO
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
95.663893120825 94.6

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

East Prairie 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
51.06% 2.42% 9 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$579 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 53.92
Renters 46.08
Vacant 6.39

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF East Prairie HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.9
1970 - 1999 36.7
1940 - 1969 48.3
1939 or Older 9.1

Types of Homes

TYPE OF East Prairie HOMES
Single-Family 69.8
Townhomes 0.7
Small Apt. Buildings 16.8
Apt. Complexes 5.2
Mobile Homes 7.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF East Prairie HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 10.32
2 Bedrooms 47.04
3 Bedrooms 39.26
4 Bedrooms 3.31
5 or more bedrooms 0.08

Popular Neighborhoods in East Prairie

Popular Communities Near East Prairie, MO

Zip Codes in East Prairie, MO