Wildwood, MO


Highest Appreciating Wildwood Neighborhoods Since 2000

Wildwood, 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

Wildwood Housing Market Information

With 35,899 people, 12,283 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $335,353, Wildwood house prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, Wildwood real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Wildwood is a city of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Wildwood than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Wildwood. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 90.37% of Wildwood's homes, and 74.77% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Wildwood 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 Wildwood built between 2000 and later ( 14.01%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 3.85%). There's also some housing in Wildwood built before 1939 ( 2.04%).

Wildwood Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Wildwood's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.06% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Wildwood's appreciation rate, at 3.42%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Wildwood's appreciation rate has been 1.03%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.19%.

Relative to Missouri, our data show that Wildwood's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% 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 Wildwood differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Wildwood - 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 Wildwood real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,127,000 1.4
$845,001 - $1,127,000 3.6
$564,001 - $845,000 17.5
$451,001 - $564,000 13.8
$339,001 - $451,000 23.8
$225,001 - $339,000 27.0
$113,001 - $225,000 10.6
$56,001 - $113,000 1.0
$0 - $56,000 1.2

Very High for MO
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
13.2720028126099 3.2

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Wildwood 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
34.07% 1.71% 5 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,377 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 90.37
Renters 9.63
Vacant 4.58

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 14.0
1970 - 1999 80.1
1940 - 1969 3.9
1939 or Older 2.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 90.0
Townhomes 2.2
Small Apt. Buildings 0.7
Apt. Complexes 7.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.59
1 Bedroom 1.40
2 Bedrooms 7.77
3 Bedrooms 24.06
4 Bedrooms 50.71
5 or more bedrooms 15.47