Telford, PA


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Telford, 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

Telford Housing Market Information

With 4,861 people, 1,942 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $230,585, Telford real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Telford, accounting for 47.65% of the borough's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Telford include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 26.75%), row houses and other attached homes ( 12.83%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 12.78%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Telford are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The borough has a mixture of owners and renters, with 51.16% owning and 48.84% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Telford 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 Telford built between 1940-1969 ( 37.63%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 17.13%). There's also some housing in Telford built between 2000 and later ( 3.26%).

Telford Home Appreciation Rates

Telford's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Telford during the period has been just -1.60%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Telford appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Telford's appreciation rate has been 1.96%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Telford were at 0.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.32%.

Relative to Pennsylvania, our data show that Telford's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% 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 borough. Individual neighborhoods within Telford differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Telford - 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 Telford real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,041,000 0.0
$781,001 - $1,041,000 0.0
$521,001 - $781,000 0.6
$417,001 - $521,000 0.0
$312,001 - $417,000 12.5
$208,001 - $312,000 49.0
$104,001 - $208,000 34.0
$52,001 - $104,000 1.1
$0 - $52,000 2.8

Very High for PA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
25.723661080511 15.0724637681159

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Telford 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
39.55% 1.95% 4 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,214 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 51.16
Renters 48.84
Vacant 2.71

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 3.3
1970 - 1999 42.0
1940 - 1969 37.6
1939 or Older 17.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 47.6
Townhomes 12.8
Small Apt. Buildings 12.8
Apt. Complexes 26.8
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.35
1 Bedroom 22.70
2 Bedrooms 24.15
3 Bedrooms 40.33
4 Bedrooms 8.77
5 or more bedrooms 2.71