Minden, NV


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Minden, NV 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

Minden Housing Market Information

With a population of 3,035, 1,501 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $375,247, Minden house prices are not only among the most expensive in Nevada, Minden real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Minden, accounting for 80.49% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Minden include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.23%), row houses and other attached homes ( 5.83%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.45%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Minden are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 64.48% owning and 35.52% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Minden 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 Minden built between 2000 and later ( 24.09%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 9.60%). There's also some housing in Minden built before 1939 ( 5.83%).

Minden Home Appreciation Rates

Minden's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Minden during the period has been just -1.00%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Minden that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Minden real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Minden appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 15.45%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 99.43% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Minden. Minden appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 4.32%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 18.45%.

Importantly, this makes Minden 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 Nevada, our data show that Minden's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Nevada.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,403,000 0.7
$1,052,001 - $1,403,000 0.0
$702,001 - $1,052,000 5.8
$561,001 - $702,000 4.6
$421,001 - $561,000 27.3
$281,001 - $421,000 41.3
$140,001 - $281,000 14.1
$70,001 - $140,000 3.0
$0 - $70,000 3.2

Very High for NV
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
10.641040665651 10.0

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Minden 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
74.38% 3.28% 7 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,416 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 64.48
Renters 35.52
Vacant 5.83

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 24.1
1970 - 1999 60.5
1940 - 1969 9.6
1939 or Older 5.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 80.5
Townhomes 5.8
Small Apt. Buildings 10.2
Apt. Complexes 3.5
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 1.76
2 Bedrooms 29.17
3 Bedrooms 55.90
4 Bedrooms 12.74
5 or more bedrooms 0.44

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