Helotes, TX


Highest Appreciating Helotes Neighborhoods Since 2000

Helotes, 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

Helotes Housing Market Information

With a population of 8,591, 2,666 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $355,777, Helotes house prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, Helotes real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Helotes, accounting for 98.84% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Helotes include mobile homes or trailers ( 1.16%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Helotes. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 89.42% of Helotes's homes, and 85.45% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Helotes 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 Helotes built between 2000 and later ( 41.40%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 5.56%).

Helotes Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Helotes has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Helotes real estate appreciated 18.08% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 1.68%, putting Helotes in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Helotes 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, Helotes's appreciation rate, at 5.56%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Helotes's appreciation rate has been 0.94%, which annualizes to a rate of 3.83%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Helotes's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,175,000 0.8
$882,001 - $1,175,000 1.6
$588,001 - $882,000 5.3
$470,001 - $588,000 10.6
$353,001 - $470,000 17.4
$235,001 - $353,000 33.8
$118,001 - $235,000 28.1
$59,001 - $118,000 0.6
$0 - $59,000 1.8

Very High for TX
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
11.7660846126802 4.66926070038911

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Helotes 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
60.96% 2.80% 4 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,979 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 89.42
Renters 10.58
Vacant 0.56

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 41.4
1970 - 1999 52.6
1940 - 1969 5.6
1939 or Older 0.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 98.8
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 1.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.93
1 Bedroom 0.56
2 Bedrooms 4.25
3 Bedrooms 45.43
4 Bedrooms 40.02
5 or more bedrooms 8.80