Fulton, MO


Highest Appreciating Fulton Neighborhoods Since 2000

Fulton, 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

Fulton Housing Market Information

With 12,939 people, 3,971 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $122,096, house prices in Fulton are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Fulton, accounting for 66.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Fulton include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.41%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 7.63%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 5.75%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Fulton are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 35.48% owning and 64.52% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Fulton 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 Fulton built between 1940-1969 ( 26.46%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 16.91%). There's also some housing in Fulton built between 2000 and later ( 12.60%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Fulton. Fully 12.22% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Fulton homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Fulton 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.

Fulton Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Fulton have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 4.47%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Fulton house appreciation rate of 0.44%.

Over the last year, Fulton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Fulton's appreciation rate has been -0.98%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Fulton were at -0.34%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -1.36%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Fulton'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
> $1,046,000 0.0
$785,001 - $1,046,000 0.0
$523,001 - $785,000 1.2
$419,001 - $523,000 1.5
$314,001 - $419,000 0.7
$209,001 - $314,000 10.1
$105,001 - $209,000 46.7
$52,001 - $105,000 31.6
$0 - $52,000 8.3

Average for MO
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
64.2446970584788 50.6

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Fulton 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
28.32% 1.46% 4 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$804 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 35.48
Renters 64.52
Vacant 12.22

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 12.6
1970 - 1999 44.0
1940 - 1969 26.5
1939 or Older 16.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 66.8
Townhomes 5.7
Small Apt. Buildings 18.4
Apt. Complexes 7.6
Mobile Homes 1.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.79
1 Bedroom 10.99
2 Bedrooms 33.07
3 Bedrooms 38.68
4 Bedrooms 13.20
5 or more bedrooms 2.28

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