Huntingdon Valley, PA


Highest Appreciating Huntingdon Valley Neighborhoods Since 2000

Huntingdon Valley, 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

Huntingdon Valley Housing Market Information

With a population of 16,700, 1,250 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $420,398, Huntingdon Valley house prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, Huntingdon Valley real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Huntingdon Valley is a town of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Huntingdon Valley than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Huntingdon Valley. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 79.83% of Huntingdon Valley's homes, and 68.97% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

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. Huntingdon Valley's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 50.31% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Huntingdon Valley include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 34.02%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 11.38%). There's also some housing in Huntingdon Valley built before 1939 ( 4.29%).

Huntingdon Valley Home Appreciation Rates

Huntingdon Valley's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Huntingdon Valley during the period has been just -0.90%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Over the last year, Huntingdon Valley appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Huntingdon Valley's appreciation rate has been 1.47%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Huntingdon Valley were at 0.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.32%.

Relative to Pennsylvania, our data show that Huntingdon Valley's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Pennsylvania.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Huntingdon Valley, PA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,044,000 2.0
$783,001 - $1,044,000 4.4
$523,001 - $783,000 19.7
$418,001 - $523,000 24.8
$314,001 - $418,000 30.2
$209,001 - $314,000 12.1
$104,001 - $209,000 3.9
$52,001 - $104,000 0.8
$0 - $52,000 2.0

Very High for PA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
8.49642564162663 2.70531400966184

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Huntingdon Valley 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
45.06% 2.18% 6 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,677 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 79.83
Renters 20.17
Vacant 3.67

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Huntingdon Valley HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.4
1970 - 1999 34.0
1940 - 1969 50.3
1939 or Older 4.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Huntingdon Valley HOMES
Single-Family 76.6
Townhomes 4.6
Small Apt. Buildings 4.4
Apt. Complexes 14.0
Mobile Homes 0.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Huntingdon Valley HOMES
No Bedroom 2.37
1 Bedroom 7.89
2 Bedrooms 11.61
3 Bedrooms 25.63
4 Bedrooms 43.34
5 or more bedrooms 9.17