Lincoln University, PA


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Lincoln University, 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

Lincoln University Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,666, 16 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $255,867, Lincoln University real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Lincoln University home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Row houses and other attached homes are the single most common housing type in Lincoln University, accounting for 56.25% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Lincoln University include single-family detached homes ( 43.75%). Towns with mostly row houses, apartments, and other high density housing types are relatively uncommon, and characteristic of compact towns that frequently have a downtown or other neighborhoods where amenities are within walking distance and a lot of street life can be seen.

Renters dominate Lincoln University's housing market, and most live in three of four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in row houses and other attached homes.

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. Lincoln University's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 56.25% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Lincoln University include homes built before 1939 ( 43.75%) and housing constructed between 1970-1999 ( 0.00%).

Lincoln University Home Appreciation Rates

Lincoln University's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Lincoln University during the period has been just -1.36%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Lincoln University's appreciation rate, at 4.30%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Lincoln University's appreciation rate has been 0.08%, which annualizes to a rate of 0.32%.

Relative to Pennsylvania, our data show that Lincoln University's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% of the other cities and towns in Pennsylvania.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Lincoln University, PA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,062,000 0.1
$797,001 - $1,062,000 0.9
$531,001 - $797,000 4.3
$425,001 - $531,000 5.9
$319,001 - $425,000 18.1
$212,001 - $319,000 40.5
$106,001 - $212,000 22.2
$53,001 - $106,000 3.3
$0 - $53,000 4.6

Very High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
21.6746747919841 11.1111111111111

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Lincoln University 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
39.71% 1.96% 4 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,516 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 2.91
Renters 97.09
Vacant 0.00

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Lincoln University HOMES
2000 or Newer 0.0
1970 - 1999 0.0
1940 - 1969 56.3
1939 or Older 43.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Lincoln University HOMES
Single-Family 43.8
Townhomes 56.3
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Lincoln University HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.00
2 Bedrooms 0.00
3 Bedrooms 100.00
4 Bedrooms 0.00
5 or more bedrooms 0.00

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