Del City, OK


Highest Appreciating Del City Neighborhoods Since 2000

Del City, 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

Del City Housing Market Information

With a population of 22,022, 8,834 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $93,257, the cost of homes in Del City is among some of the lowest in the nation. Compared to Oklahoma, however, Del City real state is not on the lower end of the price spectrum.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Del City, accounting for 84.16% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Del City include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.61%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.30%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 1.64%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Del City are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 59.48% owning and 40.52% renting.

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. Del City's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 69.55% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Del City include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 23.35%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 6.18%).

Del City Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Del City have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 2.57%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Del City house appreciation rate of 0.25%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Del City's appreciation rate, at 3.71%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Del City's appreciation rate has been 0.33%, which annualizes to a rate of 1.34%.

Relative to Oklahoma, our data show that Del City's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Oklahoma.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,106,000 0.0
$830,001 - $1,106,000 0.2
$553,001 - $830,000 0.2
$442,001 - $553,000 0.1
$332,001 - $442,000 0.2
$221,001 - $332,000 2.2
$110,001 - $221,000 22.5
$55,001 - $110,000 62.0
$0 - $55,000 12.6

Average for OK
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
81.885034571663 56.797583081571

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Del City 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
34.90% 1.75% 2 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$987 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 59.48
Renters 40.52
Vacant 8.91

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 6.2
1970 - 1999 23.3
1940 - 1969 69.6
1939 or Older 0.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 84.2
Townhomes 0.8
Small Apt. Buildings 4.3
Apt. Complexes 8.6
Mobile Homes 1.6
Other 0.5

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.85
1 Bedroom 5.70
2 Bedrooms 26.40
3 Bedrooms 58.47
4 Bedrooms 8.24
5 or more bedrooms 0.35