Mathiston, MS


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Mathiston, MS 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

Mathiston Housing Market Information

With a population of 676, 327 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $89,327, the cost of homes in Mathiston is among some of the lowest in the nation. Compared to Mississippi, however, Mathiston real state is not on the lower end of the price spectrum.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Mathiston, accounting for 70.29% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Mathiston include mobile homes or trailers ( 14.29%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.14%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.86%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Mathiston. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 71.65% of Mathiston's homes, and 61.71% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Mathiston 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 Mathiston built between 1940-1969 ( 21.43%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 8.29%). There's also some housing in Mathiston built between 2000 and later ( 2.57%).

Mathiston Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Mathiston has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Mathiston real estate appreciated 18.70% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 1.73%, putting Mathiston in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Mathiston definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Mathiston's appreciation rate, at 3.85%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Mathiston's appreciation rate has been 0.54%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.17%.

Relative to Mississippi, our data show that Mathiston's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Mississippi.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,099,000 0.1
$824,001 - $1,099,000 0.0
$549,001 - $824,000 0.5
$440,001 - $549,000 0.0
$330,001 - $440,000 1.0
$220,001 - $330,000 9.4
$110,001 - $220,000 28.0
$55,001 - $110,000 31.0
$0 - $55,000 29.9

Average for MS
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
84.4779092933318 51.4285714285714

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Mathiston 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
61.44% 2.82% 10 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$723 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 71.65
Renters 28.35
Vacant 6.57

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Mathiston HOMES
2000 or Newer 2.6
1970 - 1999 67.7
1940 - 1969 21.4
1939 or Older 8.3

Types of Homes

Single-Family 70.3
Townhomes 1.4
Small Apt. Buildings 9.1
Apt. Complexes 4.9
Mobile Homes 14.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 2.86
2 Bedrooms 34.86
3 Bedrooms 48.86
4 Bedrooms 12.86
5 or more bedrooms 0.57

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