Lumberton, TX


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Lumberton, 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

Lumberton Housing Market Information

With a population of 12,421, 4,628 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $129,945, house prices in Lumberton are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Lumberton, accounting for 66.55% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Lumberton include mobile homes or trailers ( 18.42%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.63%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 1.42%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Lumberton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 70.81% of Lumberton's homes, and 74.00% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Lumberton 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 Lumberton built between 2000 and later ( 29.23%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 13.64%). There's also some housing in Lumberton built before 1939 ( 1.68%).

Lumberton Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Lumberton have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 12.31%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Lumberton house appreciation rate of 1.17%.

Over the last year, Lumberton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Lumberton's appreciation rate has been 1.01%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Lumberton were at -1.13%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.46%.

Notably, Lumberton's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Lumberton's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,106,000 0.1
$829,001 - $1,106,000 0.0
$553,001 - $829,000 0.2
$442,001 - $553,000 1.0
$332,001 - $442,000 3.9
$221,001 - $332,000 17.8
$110,001 - $221,000 44.3
$55,001 - $110,000 14.6
$0 - $55,000 18.0

Average for TX
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
59.9203093870854 43.4824902723735

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Lumberton 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
44.54% 2.16% 1 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,091 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 70.81
Renters 29.19
Vacant 8.41

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Lumberton HOMES
2000 or Newer 29.2
1970 - 1999 55.5
1940 - 1969 13.6
1939 or Older 1.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 66.6
Townhomes 1.0
Small Apt. Buildings 1.4
Apt. Complexes 12.6
Mobile Homes 18.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.36
1 Bedroom 6.10
2 Bedrooms 18.62
3 Bedrooms 57.31
4 Bedrooms 16.68
5 or more bedrooms 0.93

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