St. Clair, MO


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St. Clair, 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

St. Clair Housing Market Information

With 4,705 people, 1,991 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $123,816, house prices in St. Clair are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in St. Clair, accounting for 60.93% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in St. Clair include mobile homes or trailers ( 15.75%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.20%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.25%).

The most prevalent building size and type in St. Clair are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 53.37% owning and 46.63% renting.

There is a lot of housing in St. Clair 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 St. Clair built between 1940-1969 ( 20.75%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 14.60%). There's also some housing in St. Clair built before 1939 ( 10.51%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in St. Clair. Fully 21.02% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant St. Clair homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding St. Clair 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.

St. Clair Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in St. Clair's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.77% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, St. Clair's appreciation rate, at 4.32%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, St. Clair's appreciation rate has been 1.03%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.19%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,088,000 1.1
$816,001 - $1,088,000 0.0
$544,001 - $816,000 0.0
$435,001 - $544,000 0.0
$326,001 - $435,000 4.6
$217,001 - $326,000 4.4
$109,001 - $217,000 44.6
$55,001 - $109,000 27.3
$0 - $55,000 18.1

Average for MO
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
63.2544240009375 48.6

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

St. Clair 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
17.53% 0.94% 1 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$808 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 53.37
Renters 46.63
Vacant 21.02

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 14.6
1970 - 1999 54.1
1940 - 1969 20.7
1939 or Older 10.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 60.9
Townhomes 0.9
Small Apt. Buildings 8.3
Apt. Complexes 14.2
Mobile Homes 15.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 5.24
1 Bedroom 16.38
2 Bedrooms 19.95
3 Bedrooms 44.47
4 Bedrooms 13.17
5 or more bedrooms 0.79

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