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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 15,023, 6,167 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $78,135, house prices in Gloversville are some of the most affordable in New York as well as the nation.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Gloversville, accounting for 46.75% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Gloversville include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 42.99%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.04%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.08%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Gloversville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 49.12% owning and 50.88% renting.
The housing in Gloversville was primarily built before 1939 ( 63.92%), making the housing stock in Gloversville some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Gloversville. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 27.43%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 8.09%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Gloversville. Fully 16.94% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Gloversville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Gloversville 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.
Gloversville's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Gloversville during the period has been just -0.86%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.
Over the last year, Gloversville appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Gloversville's appreciation rate has been -4.87%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Gloversville were at -0.56%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -2.23%.
Notably, Gloversville's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to New York, our data show that Gloversville's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in New York.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Gloversville differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Gloversville - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Gloversville real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$742,001 - $989,000||0.3|
|$495,001 - $742,000||0.0|
|$396,001 - $495,000||0.3|
|$297,001 - $396,000||1.1|
|$198,001 - $297,000||3.3|
|$99,001 - $198,000||20.5|
|$50,001 - $99,000||54.9|
|$0 - $50,000||19.0|
|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 Gloversville HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||0.6|
|1970 - 1999||8.1|
|1940 - 1969||27.4|
|1939 or Older||63.9|
|TYPE OF Gloversville HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||43.0|
|SIZE OF Gloversville HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||4.51|