Hallettsville, TX


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Hallettsville, 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.

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Hallettsville Housing Market Information

With 2,592 people, 1,097 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $142,921, Hallettsville 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 Hallettsville, accounting for 75.40% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Hallettsville include mobile homes or trailers ( 11.37%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.92%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.45%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Hallettsville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 54.09% owning and 45.91% renting.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Hallettsville's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 43.74% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Hallettsville include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 36.12%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 14.32%). There's also some housing in Hallettsville built between 2000 and later ( 5.83%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Hallettsville. Fully 21.08% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Hallettsville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Hallettsville 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.

Hallettsville Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Hallettsville has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Hallettsville real estate appreciated 47.54% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 3.97%, putting Hallettsville in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Hallettsville 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 Hallettsville that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Hallettsville real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Hallettsville appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.69%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.22% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Hallettsville. Hallettsville 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 Hallettsville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Hallettsville, TX HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,157,000 0.9
$868,001 - $1,157,000 0.8
$578,001 - $868,000 3.6
$463,001 - $578,000 4.8
$347,001 - $463,000 5.6
$231,001 - $347,000 14.9
$115,001 - $231,000 29.7
$58,001 - $115,000 26.6
$0 - $58,000 13.2

High for TX
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
53.363412633306 36.7704280155642

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Hallettsville 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
108.81% 4.36% 10 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$972 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 54.09
Renters 45.91
Vacant 21.08

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Hallettsville HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.8
1970 - 1999 36.1
1940 - 1969 43.7
1939 or Older 14.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Hallettsville HOMES
Single-Family 75.4
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 8.9
Apt. Complexes 3.5
Mobile Homes 11.4
Other 0.9

Home Size

SIZE OF Hallettsville HOMES
No Bedroom 0.50
1 Bedroom 11.15
2 Bedrooms 33.67
3 Bedrooms 44.32
4 Bedrooms 8.06
5 or more bedrooms 2.30

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