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Webster Groves, MO Real Estate Market

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 Q2 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Webster Groves, MO Housing Market Trends

With a population of 24,010, 9,239 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $451,110, Webster Groves real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Webster Groves home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Webster Groves, accounting for 76.34% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Webster Groves include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.36%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.64%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.32%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Webster Groves. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 71.20% of Webster Groves's homes, and 58.28% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

The housing in Webster Groves was primarily built before 1939 ( 40.12%), making the housing stock in Webster Groves some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Webster Groves. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 35.12%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 19.84%). There's also some housing in Webster Groves built between 2000 and later ( 4.92%).

Webster Groves Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Webster Groves's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 4.69% during the period.

Over the last year, Webster Groves appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Webster Groves's appreciation rate has been 8.85%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Webster Groves were at 2.52%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 10.45%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Webster Groves'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 Webster Groves differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Webster Groves - 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 Webster Groves real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$451,110

Webster Groves, MO HOME PRICES

> $1,249,000
$937,001 - $1,249,000
$625,001 - $937,000
$499,001 - $625,000
$374,001 - $499,000
$250,001 - $374,000
$125,001 - $250,000
$63,001 - $125,000
$0 - $63,000
1.4%
1.4%
4.4%
4.4%
10.7%
10.7%
13.7%
13.7%
20.5%
20.5%
28.7%
28.7%
17.9%
17.9%
1.5%
1.5%
1.2%
1.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for MO

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
9,239

Webster Groves Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
MO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2022 Q1 - 2022 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2021 Q2 - 2022 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2020 Q2 - 2022 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2017 Q2 - 2022 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2012 Q2 - 2022 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2022 Q2
95.12% 3.02%
4
4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,703 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
Renters
Vacant
71.2%
71.2%
28.8%
28.8%
5.1%
5.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
1970 - 1999
1940 - 1969
1939 or Older
4.9%
4.9%
19.8%
19.8%
35.1%
35.1%
40.1%
40.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
Townhomes
Small Apt. Buildings
Apt. Complexes
Mobile Homes
Other
76.3%
76.3%
2.3%
2.3%
2.6%
2.6%
18.4%
18.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1 Bedroom
2 Bedrooms
3 Bedrooms
4 Bedrooms
5 or more bedrooms
3.4%
3.4%
10.1%
10.1%
22.2%
22.2%
36.1%
36.1%
22.2%
22.2%
6.0%
6.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES