Atoka, OK


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Atoka, OK 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

Atoka Housing Market Information

With a population of 3,065, 1,325 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $100,118, house prices in Atoka are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Atoka, accounting for 77.10% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Atoka include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.98%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 7.95%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 5.97%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Atoka are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 51.17% owning and 48.83% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Atoka 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 Atoka built between 1940-1969 ( 38.68%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 9.43%). There's also some housing in Atoka built between 2000 and later ( 5.58%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Atoka. Fully 15.01% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Atoka homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Atoka 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.

Atoka Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Atoka has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Atoka real estate appreciated 29.33% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.61%, putting Atoka in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Atoka definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Atoka's appreciation rate, at 3.86%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Atoka's appreciation rate has been 2.06%, which annualizes to a rate of 8.51%.

Importantly, this makes Atoka one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,112,000 0.0
$835,001 - $1,112,000 1.6
$556,001 - $835,000 1.4
$445,001 - $556,000 0.7
$334,001 - $445,000 3.0
$223,001 - $334,000 9.3
$111,001 - $223,000 25.2
$56,001 - $111,000 33.9
$0 - $56,000 24.8

Average for OK
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
77.481542247744 44.4108761329305

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Atoka 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
74.04% 3.26% 8 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$722 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 51.17
Renters 48.83
Vacant 15.01

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 5.6
1970 - 1999 46.3
1940 - 1969 38.7
1939 or Older 9.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 77.1
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 9.0
Apt. Complexes 8.0
Mobile Homes 6.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.37
1 Bedroom 8.53
2 Bedrooms 31.56
3 Bedrooms 48.81
4 Bedrooms 6.86
5 or more bedrooms 1.86

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