Glen Rose, TX


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Glen Rose, TX 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

Glen Rose Housing Market Information

With a population of 2,580, 1,017 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $129,072, house prices in Glen Rose are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Glen Rose, accounting for 77.85% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Glen Rose include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.06%), mobile homes or trailers ( 3.65%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.94%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Glen Rose are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 47.24% owning and 52.76% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Glen Rose 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 Glen Rose built between 1940-1969 ( 27.76%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 16.64%). There's also some housing in Glen Rose built before 1939 ( 9.16%).

Glen Rose Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Glen Rose has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Glen Rose real estate appreciated 26.94% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.41%, putting Glen Rose in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Glen Rose definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Glen Rose's appreciation rate, at 4.90%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Glen Rose's appreciation rate has been 2.35%, which annualizes to a rate of 9.75%.

Importantly, this makes Glen Rose 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 Texas, our data show that Glen Rose's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,142,000 0.7
$856,001 - $1,142,000 0.4
$571,001 - $856,000 2.6
$457,001 - $571,000 0.9
$343,001 - $457,000 9.3
$229,001 - $343,000 12.8
$114,001 - $229,000 34.7
$57,001 - $114,000 22.4
$0 - $57,000 16.1

Average for TX
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
60.4037267080745 43.9688715953307

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Glen Rose 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
58.89% 2.72% 3 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$998 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 47.24
Renters 52.76
Vacant 9.52

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 16.6
1970 - 1999 46.4
1940 - 1969 27.8
1939 or Older 9.2

Types of Homes

Single-Family 77.8
Townhomes 2.9
Small Apt. Buildings 1.5
Apt. Complexes 14.1
Mobile Homes 3.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.60
1 Bedroom 10.68
2 Bedrooms 31.94
3 Bedrooms 50.00
4 Bedrooms 3.65
5 or more bedrooms 2.14

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