Midlothian, TX Real Estate Market

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 Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Midlothian, TX Housing Market Trends

With a population of 33,532, 9,812 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $270,780, Midlothian real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Midlothian home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Midlothian, accounting for 84.52% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Midlothian include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.20%), mobile homes or trailers ( 3.17%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.40%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Midlothian. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 80.53% of Midlothian's homes, and 77.32% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Midlothian homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 57.26% of Midlothian'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 Midlothian real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 34.49%), and between 1940-1969 ( 6.62%). There's also some housing in Midlothian built before 1939 ( 1.63%).

Midlothian Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Midlothian has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Midlothian real estate appreciated 71.00% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 5.51%, putting Midlothian in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Midlothian definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Midlothian appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Midlothian's appreciation rate has been 3.93%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Midlothian were at 1.64%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 6.72%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Midlothian's latest annual appreciation rate is lower 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 Midlothian differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Midlothian - 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 Midlothian real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 
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Median Home Value:
$270,780

Midlothian, TX HOME PRICES

> $1,210,000
0.6%
0.6%
$908,001 - $1,210,000
1.5%
1.5%
$605,001 - $908,000
3.3%
3.3%
$484,001 - $605,000
6.7%
6.7%
$363,001 - $484,000
17.6%
17.6%
$242,001 - $363,000
27.7%
27.7%
$121,001 - $242,000
36.7%
36.7%
$61,001 - $121,000
3.6%
3.6%
$0 - $61,000
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

High for Nation

Very High for TX

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
9,812

Midlothian Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
TX*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q3 - 2020 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q4
93.81% 3.20%
3
7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 
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Average Market Rent:
$2,052 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
80.5%
80.5%
Renters
19.5%
19.5%
Vacant
2.6%
2.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 
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Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
57.3%
57.3%
1970 - 1999
34.5%
34.5%
1940 - 1969
6.6%
6.6%
1939 or Older
1.6%
1.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
84.5%
84.5%
Townhomes
1.6%
1.6%
Small Apt. Buildings
2.4%
2.4%
Apt. Complexes
8.2%
8.2%
Mobile Homes
3.2%
3.2%
Other
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1.4%
1.4%
1 Bedroom
3.1%
3.1%
2 Bedrooms
12.7%
12.7%
3 Bedrooms
47.7%
47.7%
4 Bedrooms
29.7%
29.7%
5 or more bedrooms
5.4%
5.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES