Wentzville, MO


Highest Appreciating Wentzville Neighborhoods Since 2000

Wentzville, 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

Wentzville Housing Market Information

With 35,603 people, 10,981 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $218,505, Wentzville real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Wentzville home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Wentzville, accounting for 82.56% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Wentzville include row houses and other attached homes ( 7.89%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.46%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.44%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Wentzville. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 84.59% of Wentzville's homes, and 79.46% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Wentzville homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 72.21% of Wentzville's housing was built since 2000, making the city have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Wentzville real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 18.10%), and between 1940-1969 ( 6.95%). There's also some housing in Wentzville built before 1939 ( 2.74%).

Wentzville Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Wentzville's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.60% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Wentzville's appreciation rate, at 5.50%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Wentzville's appreciation rate has been 1.03%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.19%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Wentzville, MO HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,134,000 0.2
$850,001 - $1,134,000 0.2
$567,001 - $850,000 1.2
$453,001 - $567,000 2.8
$340,001 - $453,000 9.9
$227,001 - $340,000 31.8
$113,001 - $227,000 47.4
$57,001 - $113,000 4.0
$0 - $57,000 2.5

Very High for MO
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
27.9796085784601 9.8

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Wentzville 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
28.67% 1.47% 4 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,448 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 84.59
Renters 15.41
Vacant 5.37

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Wentzville HOMES
2000 or Newer 72.2
1970 - 1999 18.1
1940 - 1969 7.0
1939 or Older 2.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Wentzville HOMES
Single-Family 82.6
Townhomes 7.9
Small Apt. Buildings 4.5
Apt. Complexes 4.4
Mobile Homes 0.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Wentzville HOMES
No Bedroom 0.43
1 Bedroom 2.02
2 Bedrooms 14.43
3 Bedrooms 52.65
4 Bedrooms 26.82
5 or more bedrooms 3.66