Fairview, PA


Highest Appreciating Fairview Neighborhoods Since 2000

Fairview, 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

Fairview Housing Market Information

With a population of 2,367, 936 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $177,929, Fairview real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Fairview, accounting for 74.49% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Fairview include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 13.88%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 6.84%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.80%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Fairview. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 68.31% of Fairview's homes, and 73.88% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Fairview 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 Fairview built between 1940-1969 ( 28.67%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 24.08%). There's also some housing in Fairview built between 2000 and later ( 11.02%).

Fairview Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Fairview have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 7.77%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Fairview house appreciation rate of 0.75%.

Over the last year, Fairview appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Fairview's appreciation rate has been -3.18%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Fairview were at -3.90%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -14.73%.

Notably, Fairview's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Pennsylvania, our data show that Fairview's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Pennsylvania.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,022,000 0.0
$767,001 - $1,022,000 0.0
$511,001 - $767,000 2.9
$409,001 - $511,000 4.4
$307,001 - $409,000 10.6
$204,001 - $307,000 17.7
$102,001 - $204,000 48.1
$51,001 - $102,000 13.8
$0 - $51,000 2.5

High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
38.8374545880698 27.9227053140097

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Fairview 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
29.37% 1.50% 2 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$702 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 68.31
Renters 31.69
Vacant 4.49

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 11.0
1970 - 1999 36.2
1940 - 1969 28.7
1939 or Older 24.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 74.5
Townhomes 4.8
Small Apt. Buildings 13.9
Apt. Complexes 6.8
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 8.98
2 Bedrooms 14.49
3 Bedrooms 56.94
4 Bedrooms 16.94
5 or more bedrooms 2.65

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