La Vergne, TN


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La Vergne, TN 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

La Vergne Housing Market Information

With a population of 34,794, 10,672 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $165,282, La Vergne real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in La Vergne, accounting for 81.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in La Vergne include mobile homes or trailers ( 7.81%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 5.19%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.90%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in La Vergne. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.52% of La Vergne's homes, and 83.46% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in La Vergne 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 La Vergne built between 2000 and later ( 38.00%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 5.10%).

La Vergne Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, La Vergne has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. La Vergne real estate appreciated 15.74% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 1.47%, putting La Vergne in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, La Vergne definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in La Vergne that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, La Vergne real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, La Vergne appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 12.95%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 98.41% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in La Vergne. La Vergne appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.76%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 11.51%.

Importantly, this makes La Vergne one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Tennessee, our data show that La Vergne's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Tennessee.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,353,000 0.0
$1,014,001 - $1,353,000 0.0
$676,001 - $1,014,000 0.0
$541,001 - $676,000 0.5
$406,001 - $541,000 1.6
$271,001 - $406,000 10.3
$135,001 - $271,000 65.8
$68,001 - $135,000 17.3
$0 - $68,000 4.6

High for TN
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
43.5427165123638 22.9591836734694

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

La Vergne 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
47.25% 2.27% 8 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,403 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 73.52
Renters 26.48
Vacant 7.20

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 38.0
1970 - 1999 56.1
1940 - 1969 5.1
1939 or Older 0.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 81.8
Townhomes 2.9
Small Apt. Buildings 2.3
Apt. Complexes 5.2
Mobile Homes 7.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.19
1 Bedroom 1.75
2 Bedrooms 12.16
3 Bedrooms 67.72
4 Bedrooms 15.74
5 or more bedrooms 2.44