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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With 23,952 people, 8,424 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $102,219, house prices in Corsicana are solidly below the national average.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Corsicana, accounting for 69.51% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Corsicana include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 11.30%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.99%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 6.67%).
The most prevalent building size and type in Corsicana are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 52.20% owning and 47.80% renting.
There is a lot of housing in Corsicana 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 Corsicana built between 1940-1969 ( 34.54%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 11.02%). There's also some housing in Corsicana built before 1939 ( 9.39%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Corsicana. Fully 10.09% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Corsicana homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Corsicana real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.
In the last 10 years, Corsicana has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Corsicana real estate appreciated 15.46% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 1.45%, putting Corsicana in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Corsicana 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 Corsicana that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Corsicana real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Corsicana appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.70%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.39% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Corsicana. Corsicana appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 0.45%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 1.82%.
Relative to Texas, our data show that Corsicana's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Texas.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Corsicana differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Corsicana - 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 Corsicana real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$850,001 - $1,133,000||0.0|
|$567,001 - $850,000||1.9|
|$453,001 - $567,000||2.0|
|$340,001 - $453,000||1.2|
|$227,001 - $340,000||6.8|
|$113,001 - $227,000||28.3|
|$57,001 - $113,000||39.7|
|$0 - $57,000||20.0|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Corsicana HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||11.0|
|1970 - 1999||45.1|
|1940 - 1969||34.5|
|1939 or Older||9.4|
|TYPE OF Corsicana HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||11.0|
|SIZE OF Corsicana HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||1.77|