Harrisburg, NC 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 Q3 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Harrisburg Housing Market Information

With a population of 16,576, 4,854 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $359,107, Harrisburg real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Harrisburg home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Harrisburg is a town of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Harrisburg 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 Harrisburg. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 84.28% of Harrisburg's homes, and 66.41% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Harrisburg homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 68.46% of Harrisburg's housing was built since 2000, making the town have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Harrisburg real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 26.43%), and between 1940-1969 ( 4.47%).

Harrisburg Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Harrisburg have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 30.22%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Harrisburg house appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Harrisburg that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Harrisburg real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Harrisburg appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.09%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 73.23% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Harrisburg. Harrisburg appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.53%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 6.26%.

Relative to North Carolina, our data show that Harrisburg's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in North Carolina.

Average Home Values

 
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Median Home Value:
$359,107

Harrisburg, NC HOME PRICES

> $1,267,000
0.0%
0.0%
$950,001 - $1,267,000
0.4%
0.4%
$633,001 - $950,000
1.0%
1.0%
$507,001 - $633,000
3.4%
3.4%
$380,001 - $507,000
23.1%
23.1%
$254,001 - $380,000
39.4%
39.4%
$127,001 - $254,000
28.2%
28.2%
$63,001 - $127,000
2.7%
2.7%
$0 - $63,000
1.9%
1.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for NC

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
4,854

Harrisburg Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
NC*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q2 - 2020 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q3
52.40% 2.05%
6
3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 
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Average Market Rent:
$2,206 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
84.3%
84.3%
Renters
15.7%
15.7%
Vacant
1.5%
1.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 
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Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
68.5%
68.5%
1970 - 1999
26.4%
26.4%
1940 - 1969
4.5%
4.5%
1939 or Older
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
87.5%
87.5%
Townhomes
7.2%
7.2%
Small Apt. Buildings
1.1%
1.1%
Apt. Complexes
3.6%
3.6%
Mobile Homes
0.5%
0.5%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
2.1%
2.1%
1 Bedroom
0.0%
0.0%
2 Bedrooms
8.4%
8.4%
3 Bedrooms
34.6%
34.6%
4 Bedrooms
31.8%
31.8%
5 or more bedrooms
23.1%
23.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

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Zip Codes in Harrisburg, NC