Coopersburg, PA


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Coopersburg, PA 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

Coopersburg Housing Market Information

With a population of 2,421, 903 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $213,995, Coopersburg real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Coopersburg, accounting for 59.34% of the borough's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Coopersburg include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.14%), row houses and other attached homes ( 16.86%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.66%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Coopersburg are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The borough has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.84% owning and 39.16% 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. Coopersburg's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 35.97% of the borough's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Coopersburg include homes built before 1939 ( 35.86%) and housing constructed between 1970-1999 ( 25.72%). There's also some housing in Coopersburg built between 2000 and later ( 2.45%).

Coopersburg Home Appreciation Rates

Coopersburg's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Coopersburg during the period has been just -1.84%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Coopersburg appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Coopersburg's appreciation rate has been 0.16%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Coopersburg were at 0.88%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 3.57%.

Relative to Pennsylvania, our data show that Coopersburg's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Pennsylvania.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Coopersburg, PA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,018,000 0.0
$764,001 - $1,018,000 0.0
$509,001 - $764,000 1.6
$407,001 - $509,000 0.7
$305,001 - $407,000 6.8
$204,001 - $305,000 47.5
$102,001 - $204,000 41.8
$51,001 - $102,000 0.0
$0 - $51,000 1.6

Very High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
28.9640220321106 17.9710144927536

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Coopersburg 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
30.87% 1.57% 2 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$936 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 60.84
Renters 39.16
Vacant 3.63

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Coopersburg HOMES
2000 or Newer 2.5
1970 - 1999 25.7
1940 - 1969 36.0
1939 or Older 35.9

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Coopersburg HOMES
Single-Family 59.3
Townhomes 16.9
Small Apt. Buildings 5.7
Apt. Complexes 18.1
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Coopersburg HOMES
No Bedroom 1.49
1 Bedroom 18.14
2 Bedrooms 11.10
3 Bedrooms 48.77
4 Bedrooms 18.04
5 or more bedrooms 2.45