Valhalla, NY


Highest Appreciating Valhalla Neighborhoods Since 2000

Valhalla, NY 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.

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Valhalla Housing Market Information

With a population of 3,202, 1,114 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $627,295, Valhalla house prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, Valhalla 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 Valhalla, accounting for 77.71% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Valhalla include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 13.58%), row houses and other attached homes ( 5.72%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 2.99%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Valhalla. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 75.04% of Valhalla's homes, and 74.55% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Valhalla's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 54.48% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Valhalla include homes built before 1939 ( 24.68%) and housing constructed between 1970-1999 ( 19.47%). There's also some housing in Valhalla built between 2000 and later ( 1.37%).

Valhalla Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Valhalla's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.30% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Valhalla that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Valhalla real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Valhalla appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.63%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 70.62% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Valhalla. Valhalla appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New York, our data show that Valhalla's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in New York.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,109,000 0.0
$832,001 - $1,109,000 7.1
$555,001 - $832,000 59.1
$444,001 - $555,000 21.7
$333,001 - $444,000 7.4
$222,001 - $333,000 2.4
$111,001 - $222,000 0.7
$56,001 - $111,000 0.0
$0 - $56,000 1.7

Very High for NY
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
3.52748154224774 9.76430976430976

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Valhalla 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
69.97% 3.12% 8 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,775 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 75.04
Renters 24.96
Vacant 4.87

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 1.4
1970 - 1999 19.5
1940 - 1969 54.5
1939 or Older 24.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 77.7
Townhomes 5.7
Small Apt. Buildings 13.6
Apt. Complexes 3.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 7.69
2 Bedrooms 17.25
3 Bedrooms 56.36
4 Bedrooms 18.19
5 or more bedrooms 0.51