Duncanville, TX Real Estate Market

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 Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Duncanville, TX Housing Market Trends

With a population of 38,751, 13,506 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $185,393, Duncanville 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 Duncanville, accounting for 75.03% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Duncanville include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.08%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.20%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 3.69%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Duncanville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 63.51% owning and 36.49% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Duncanville 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 Duncanville built between 1940-1969 ( 24.25%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 9.05%).

Duncanville Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Duncanville has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Duncanville real estate appreciated 100.01% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 7.18%, putting Duncanville in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Duncanville definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Duncanville appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Duncanville's appreciation rate has been 8.17%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Duncanville were at 2.75%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 11.45%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Duncanville's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% 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 Duncanville differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Duncanville - 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 Duncanville real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$185,393

Duncanville, TX HOME PRICES

> $1,318,000
0.3%
0.3%
$989,001 - $1,318,000
0.9%
0.9%
$659,001 - $989,000
0.3%
0.3%
$527,001 - $659,000
2.1%
2.1%
$396,001 - $527,000
4.6%
4.6%
$264,001 - $396,000
11.6%
11.6%
$132,001 - $264,000
57.4%
57.4%
$66,001 - $132,000
20.7%
20.7%
$0 - $66,000
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Average for Nation

Average for TX

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
13,506

Duncanville Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
TX*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q1 - 2021 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q2
106.42% 3.43%
4
8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,734 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
63.5%
63.5%
Renters
36.5%
36.5%
Vacant
6.7%
6.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
9.1%
9.1%
1970 - 1999
66.1%
66.1%
1940 - 1969
24.3%
24.3%
1939 or Older
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
75.0%
75.0%
Townhomes
3.7%
3.7%
Small Apt. Buildings
5.2%
5.2%
Apt. Complexes
16.1%
16.1%
Mobile Homes
0.0%
0.0%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1.4%
1.4%
1 Bedroom
6.6%
6.6%
2 Bedrooms
18.7%
18.7%
3 Bedrooms
51.4%
51.4%
4 Bedrooms
19.3%
19.3%
5 or more bedrooms
2.7%
2.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES