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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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 1,071 people, 584 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $166,062, Stamford 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 Stamford, accounting for 48.92% of the village's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Stamford include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 22.94%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 20.92%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 7.22%).
People in Stamford primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Stamford has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.
The housing in Stamford was primarily built before 1939 ( 49.06%), making the housing stock in Stamford some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Stamford. The next most important housing age is between 1970-1999 ( 26.70%), followed by between 1940-1969 ( 18.04%). There's also some housing in Stamford built between 2000 and later ( 6.20%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Stamford. Fully 15.73% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Stamford homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Stamford 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.
Appreciation rates for homes in Stamford have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 6.16%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Stamford house appreciation rate of 0.60%.
Over the last year, Stamford appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Stamford's appreciation rate has been 2.03%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Stamford were at -0.56%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -2.23%.
Notably, Stamford's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to New York, our data show that Stamford's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in New York.
|$790,001 - $1,053,000||0.0|
|$527,001 - $790,000||4.5|
|$421,001 - $527,000||1.9|
|$316,001 - $421,000||6.8|
|$211,001 - $316,000||14.1|
|$106,001 - $211,000||38.2|
|$53,001 - $106,000||21.3|
|$0 - $53,000||11.8|
|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 Stamford HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||6.2|
|1970 - 1999||26.7|
|1940 - 1969||18.0|
|1939 or Older||49.1|
|TYPE OF Stamford HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||20.9|
|SIZE OF Stamford HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||5.77|