Moberly, MO


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Moberly, 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

Moberly Housing Market Information

With a population of 13,919, 4,407 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $107,344, house prices in Moberly are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Moberly, accounting for 75.52% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Moberly include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 16.61%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.45%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.25%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Moberly are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 53.27% owning and 46.73% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Moberly 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 Moberly built before 1939 ( 30.70%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 28.67%). There's also some housing in Moberly built between 2000 and later ( 8.45%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Moberly. Fully 20.09% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Moberly homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Moberly 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.

Moberly Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Moberly have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 1.70%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Moberly house appreciation rate of 0.17%.

Over the last year, Moberly appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Moberly's appreciation rate has been -1.70%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Moberly were at 0.00%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.00%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Moberly's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% 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 Moberly differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Moberly - 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 Moberly real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,069,000 0.0
$801,001 - $1,069,000 0.0
$534,001 - $801,000 0.3
$427,001 - $534,000 0.3
$320,001 - $427,000 2.3
$214,001 - $320,000 8.2
$107,001 - $214,000 25.0
$53,001 - $107,000 30.1
$0 - $53,000 33.7

Low for MO
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
72.9169108168288 63.8

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Moberly 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
42.78% 2.09% 7 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$835 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 53.27
Renters 46.73
Vacant 20.09

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 8.4
1970 - 1999 32.2
1940 - 1969 28.7
1939 or Older 30.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 75.5
Townhomes 1.2
Small Apt. Buildings 16.6
Apt. Complexes 3.4
Mobile Homes 3.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.36
1 Bedroom 9.52
2 Bedrooms 36.07
3 Bedrooms 38.55
4 Bedrooms 9.83
5 or more bedrooms 3.68