Leon Valley, TX


Highest Appreciating Leon Valley Neighborhoods Since 2000

Leon Valley, 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

Leon Valley Housing Market Information

With 11,174 people, 4,137 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $153,320, Leon Valley 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 Leon Valley, accounting for 71.13% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Leon Valley include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 24.00%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.69%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.18%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Leon Valley are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.09% owning and 39.91% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Leon Valley 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 Leon Valley built between 1940-1969 ( 17.69%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 16.78%).

Leon Valley Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Leon Valley has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Leon Valley real estate appreciated 26.98% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.42%, putting Leon Valley in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Leon Valley 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, Leon Valley's appreciation rate, at 4.33%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Leon Valley's appreciation rate has been 0.94%, which annualizes to a rate of 3.83%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Leon Valley's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,169,000 0.8
$877,001 - $1,169,000 0.2
$585,001 - $877,000 0.1
$467,001 - $585,000 0.1
$351,001 - $467,000 0.2
$234,001 - $351,000 9.1
$117,001 - $234,000 71.9
$58,001 - $117,000 11.9
$0 - $58,000 5.7

High for TX
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
48.6171334817766 32.1984435797665

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Leon Valley 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
78.31% 3.41% 7 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,182 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 60.09
Renters 39.91
Vacant 4.24

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Leon Valley HOMES
2000 or Newer 16.8
1970 - 1999 64.7
1940 - 1969 17.7
1939 or Older 0.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 71.1
Townhomes 2.2
Small Apt. Buildings 2.7
Apt. Complexes 24.0
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.49
1 Bedroom 14.56
2 Bedrooms 16.44
3 Bedrooms 43.91
4 Bedrooms 21.64
5 or more bedrooms 2.96