Mansfield, TX


Highest Appreciating Mansfield Neighborhoods Since 2000

Mansfield, 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

Mansfield Housing Market Information

With a population of 64,169, 20,336 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $258,513, Mansfield real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Mansfield home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Mansfield, accounting for 82.52% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Mansfield include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 10.89%), mobile homes or trailers ( 2.53%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.23%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Mansfield. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 78.27% of Mansfield's homes, and 73.61% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Mansfield homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 54.58% of Mansfield's housing was built since 2000, making the city have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Mansfield real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 40.13%), and between 1940-1969 ( 4.37%).

Mansfield Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Mansfield has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Mansfield real estate appreciated 33.03% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.90%, putting Mansfield in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Mansfield 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 Mansfield that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Mansfield real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Mansfield appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 9.82%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 93.35% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Mansfield. Mansfield appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.35%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 9.75%.

Importantly, this makes Mansfield 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 Mansfield's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Mansfield differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Mansfield - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Mansfield real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,297,000 0.7
$973,001 - $1,297,000 0.0
$648,001 - $973,000 1.8
$519,001 - $648,000 3.2
$389,001 - $519,000 8.7
$259,001 - $389,000 30.1
$130,001 - $259,000 40.1
$65,001 - $130,000 10.8
$0 - $65,000 4.6

Very High for TX
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
21.3055197468651 9.04669260700389

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Mansfield 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
56.75% 2.64% 3 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,585 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 78.27
Renters 21.73
Vacant 3.72

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Mansfield HOMES
2000 or Newer 54.6
1970 - 1999 40.1
1940 - 1969 4.4
1939 or Older 0.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 82.5
Townhomes 1.8
Small Apt. Buildings 2.2
Apt. Complexes 10.9
Mobile Homes 2.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.83
1 Bedroom 5.62
2 Bedrooms 8.58
3 Bedrooms 40.48
4 Bedrooms 33.13
5 or more bedrooms 11.35