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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 646 people, 254 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $211,859, Littleton real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Littleton, accounting for 74.12% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Littleton include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 12.35%), mobile homes or trailers ( 10.88%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.76%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Littleton are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 61.42% owning and 38.58% renting.
The housing in Littleton was primarily built before 1939 ( 30.29%), making the housing stock in Littleton some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Littleton. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 29.41%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 23.24%). There's also some housing in Littleton built between 2000 and later ( 17.06%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Littleton. Fully 25.29% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Littleton homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Littleton 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.
Littleton's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Littleton during the period has been just -0.89%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.
NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Littleton's appreciation rate, at 3.35%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Littleton's appreciation rate has been -0.54%, which annualizes to a rate of -2.13%.
Notably, Littleton's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to North Carolina, our data show that Littleton's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in North Carolina.
|$781,001 - $1,041,000||0.6|
|$521,001 - $781,000||12.4|
|$416,001 - $521,000||8.7|
|$312,001 - $416,000||7.6|
|$208,001 - $312,000||6.0|
|$104,001 - $208,000||20.2|
|$52,001 - $104,000||25.4|
|$0 - $52,000||18.5|
|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 Littleton HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||17.1|
|1970 - 1999||23.2|
|1940 - 1969||29.4|
|1939 or Older||30.3|
|TYPE OF Littleton HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||12.4|
|SIZE OF Littleton HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||3.24|