Gladstone, MO


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Gladstone, 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

Gladstone Housing Market Information

With 26,861 people, 10,931 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $159,771, Gladstone real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Gladstone, accounting for 66.29% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Gladstone include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 19.72%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.57%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 5.79%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Gladstone. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 67.95% of Gladstone's homes, and 62.09% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Gladstone 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 Gladstone built between 1940-1969 ( 44.39%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 5.07%). There's also some housing in Gladstone built before 1939 ( 1.54%).

Gladstone Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Gladstone's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.12% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Gladstone that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Gladstone real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Gladstone appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.92%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 73.30% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Gladstone. Gladstone appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at -0.04%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.17%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Gladstone's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Missouri.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Gladstone differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Gladstone - 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 Gladstone real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,147,000 0.2
$860,001 - $1,147,000 0.1
$573,001 - $860,000 0.6
$459,001 - $573,000 0.5
$344,001 - $459,000 2.9
$230,001 - $344,000 9.8
$115,001 - $230,000 63.1
$57,001 - $115,000 19.2
$0 - $57,000 3.7

High for MO
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
45.822102425876 27.0

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Gladstone 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
23.01% 1.21% 2 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,048 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 67.95
Renters 32.05
Vacant 6.87

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Gladstone HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.1
1970 - 1999 49.0
1940 - 1969 44.4
1939 or Older 1.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 66.3
Townhomes 5.8
Small Apt. Buildings 7.6
Apt. Complexes 19.7
Mobile Homes 0.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 3.18
1 Bedroom 6.94
2 Bedrooms 25.81
3 Bedrooms 45.83
4 Bedrooms 16.26
5 or more bedrooms 1.99