Littlestown, PA
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Littlestown, 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

Littlestown Housing Market Information

With a population of 4,478, 1,829 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $178,064, Littlestown real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Littlestown, accounting for 57.61% of the borough's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Littlestown include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.69%), row houses and other attached homes ( 15.32%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.38%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Littlestown are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The borough has a mixture of owners and renters, with 61.51% owning and 38.49% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Littlestown 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 Littlestown built between 1940-1969 ( 29.21%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 23.60%). There's also some housing in Littlestown built between 2000 and later ( 15.07%).

Littlestown Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Littlestown over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 19.76% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Littlestown home appreciation rates at -1.77%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -6.88%.

Over the last year, Littlestown appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Littlestown's appreciation rate has been -1.05%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Littlestown were at -1.77%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -6.88%.

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

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$178,064

Littlestown, PA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,044,000 0.0
$783,001 - $1,044,000 0.0
$522,001 - $783,000 0.0
$418,001 - $522,000 0.9
$313,001 - $418,000 4.6
$209,001 - $313,000 23.0
$104,001 - $209,000 65.2
$52,001 - $104,000 5.4
$0 - $52,000 0.9

High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
38.7905777569436 27.8260869565217

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
1,829

Littlestown Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
PA*
Compared To
America*
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
36.12% 1.80% 3 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$955 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 61.51
Renters 38.49
Vacant 6.59

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Littlestown HOMES
2000 or Newer 15.1
1970 - 1999 32.1
1940 - 1969 29.2
1939 or Older 23.6

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Littlestown HOMES
Single-Family 57.6
Townhomes 15.3
Small Apt. Buildings 18.7
Apt. Complexes 8.4
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Littlestown HOMES
No Bedroom 5.21
1 Bedroom 12.46
2 Bedrooms 18.18
3 Bedrooms 49.13
4 Bedrooms 12.72
5 or more bedrooms 2.30