Massillon, OH


Highest Appreciating Massillon Neighborhoods Since 2000

Massillon, OH 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

Massillon Housing Market Information

With a population of 32,252, 13,037 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $93,408, house prices in Massillon are some of the most affordable in Ohio as well as the nation.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Massillon, accounting for 74.20% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Massillon include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.94%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.66%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 3.62%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Massillon are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 63.50% owning and 36.50% renting.

The housing in Massillon was primarily built before 1939 ( 33.44%), making the housing stock in Massillon some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Massillon. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 32.89%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 21.44%). There's also some housing in Massillon built between 2000 and later ( 12.23%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Massillon. Fully 12.05% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Massillon homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Massillon 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.

Massillon Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Massillon's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.73% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Massillon's appreciation rate, at 3.66%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Massillon's appreciation rate has been 0.95%, which annualizes to a rate of 3.83%.

Relative to Ohio, our data show that Massillon's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Ohio.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Massillon differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Massillon - 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 Massillon real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,100,000 0.1
$825,001 - $1,100,000 0.1
$550,001 - $825,000 0.3
$440,001 - $550,000 0.8
$330,001 - $440,000 0.6
$220,001 - $330,000 5.4
$110,001 - $220,000 35.3
$55,001 - $110,000 41.7
$0 - $55,000 15.7

Very Low for OH
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
81.7824915035744 83.7270341207349

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Massillon 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
1.88% 0.11% 3 1
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$899 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 63.50
Renters 36.50
Vacant 12.05

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Massillon HOMES
2000 or Newer 12.2
1970 - 1999 21.4
1940 - 1969 32.9
1939 or Older 33.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 74.2
Townhomes 3.6
Small Apt. Buildings 9.9
Apt. Complexes 9.7
Mobile Homes 2.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.17
1 Bedroom 10.16
2 Bedrooms 30.09
3 Bedrooms 45.35
4 Bedrooms 11.56
5 or more bedrooms 1.67