Scappoose, OR


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Scappoose, OR 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

Scappoose Housing Market Information

With a population of 6,954, 2,482 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $251,841, Scappoose real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Scappoose, accounting for 74.32% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Scappoose include mobile homes or trailers ( 7.76%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.53%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.98%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Scappoose. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 70.32% of Scappoose's homes, and 71.96% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Scappoose 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 Scappoose built between 2000 and later ( 22.89%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 20.25%). There's also some housing in Scappoose built before 1939 ( 5.24%).

Scappoose Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Scappoose have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 5.13%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Scappoose house appreciation rate of 0.50%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Scappoose that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Scappoose real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Scappoose appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 11.15%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 96.31% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Scappoose. Scappoose appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.56%.

Importantly, this makes Scappoose 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 Oregon, our data show that Scappoose's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% of the other cities and towns in Oregon.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,336,000 0.4
$1,002,001 - $1,336,000 0.2
$668,001 - $1,002,000 6.5
$535,001 - $668,000 4.2
$401,001 - $535,000 14.0
$267,001 - $401,000 34.2
$134,001 - $267,000 24.8
$67,001 - $134,000 6.2
$0 - $67,000 9.5

Average for OR
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
22.2371967654987 57.0048309178744

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Scappoose 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
62.54% 2.86% 4 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,149 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 70.32
Renters 29.68
Vacant 3.72

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Scappoose HOMES
2000 or Newer 22.9
1970 - 1999 51.6
1940 - 1969 20.2
1939 or Older 5.2

Types of Homes

Single-Family 74.3
Townhomes 3.4
Small Apt. Buildings 7.5
Apt. Complexes 7.0
Mobile Homes 7.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.06
1 Bedroom 3.22
2 Bedrooms 19.20
3 Bedrooms 52.72
4 Bedrooms 19.24
5 or more bedrooms 3.57

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