Souderton, PA


Highest Appreciating Souderton Neighborhoods Since 2000

Souderton, 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

Souderton Housing Market Information

With a population of 6,747, 2,551 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $242,477, Souderton real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Souderton home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Souderton, accounting for 40.66% of the borough's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Souderton include row houses and other attached homes ( 22.05%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 20.75%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 15.58%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Souderton are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The borough has a mixture of owners and renters, with 62.66% owning and 37.34% 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. Souderton's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 42.06% of the borough's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Souderton include homes built before 1939 ( 39.62%) and housing constructed between 1970-1999 ( 15.07%). There's also some housing in Souderton built between 2000 and later ( 3.25%).

Souderton Home Appreciation Rates

Souderton's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Souderton during the period has been just -1.22%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Over the last year, Souderton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Souderton's appreciation rate has been 0.28%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Souderton were at 0.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.32%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,031,000 0.0
$773,001 - $1,031,000 0.0
$515,001 - $773,000 0.2
$412,001 - $515,000 0.7
$309,001 - $412,000 9.4
$206,001 - $309,000 61.7
$103,001 - $206,000 26.0
$51,001 - $103,000 0.9
$0 - $51,000 1.0

Very High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
23.6845189265206 12.8502415458937

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Souderton 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
49.50% 2.36% 7 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,108 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 62.66
Renters 37.34
Vacant 5.80

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Souderton HOMES
2000 or Newer 3.2
1970 - 1999 15.1
1940 - 1969 42.1
1939 or Older 39.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 40.7
Townhomes 22.0
Small Apt. Buildings 20.8
Apt. Complexes 15.6
Mobile Homes 1.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.66
1 Bedroom 20.09
2 Bedrooms 17.25
3 Bedrooms 37.70
4 Bedrooms 20.24
5 or more bedrooms 2.07