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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 4,182, 1,411 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $156,231, China Grove real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in China Grove, accounting for 84.51% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in China Grove include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 11.48%), mobile homes or trailers ( 3.42%).
The most prevalent building size and type in China Grove are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 51.79% owning and 48.21% renting.
At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. China Grove's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 44.46% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in China Grove include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 30.74%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 19.55%). There's also some housing in China Grove built between 2000 and later ( 5.24%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in China Grove. Fully 16.90% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant China Grove homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding China Grove 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.
Real estate appreciation rates in China Grove's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.10% during the period.
Appreciation rates are so strong in China Grove that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, China Grove real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, China Grove appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.76%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 79.68% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in China Grove. China Grove appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.88%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 7.72%.
Importantly, this makes China Grove one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to North Carolina, our data show that China Grove's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in North Carolina.
|$845,001 - $1,128,000||0.0|
|$564,001 - $845,000||2.0|
|$451,001 - $564,000||0.5|
|$338,001 - $451,000||2.7|
|$226,001 - $338,000||16.2|
|$113,001 - $226,000||44.2|
|$56,001 - $113,000||26.7|
|$0 - $56,000||7.7|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF China Grove HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||5.2|
|1970 - 1999||30.7|
|1940 - 1969||44.5|
|1939 or Older||19.6|
|TYPE OF China Grove HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||0.6|
|SIZE OF China Grove HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||0.00|