Pittsburg, TX


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Pittsburg, 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

Pittsburg Housing Market Information

With a population of 4,602, 1,521 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $79,943, house prices in Pittsburg are some of the most affordable in Texas as well as the nation.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pittsburg, accounting for 70.54% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pittsburg include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.84%), mobile homes or trailers ( 11.05%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.48%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Pittsburg are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 52.94% owning and 47.06% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg built between 1940-1969 ( 32.49%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 8.53%). There's also some housing in Pittsburg built before 1939 ( 3.82%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Pittsburg. Fully 14.65% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Pittsburg homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Pittsburg real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Pittsburg Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Pittsburg's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 0.02% during the period.

Over the last year, Pittsburg appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Pittsburg's appreciation rate has been 3.09%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Pittsburg were at 0.45%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 1.82%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Pittsburg's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,081,000 0.0
$810,001 - $1,081,000 0.6
$540,001 - $810,000 0.0
$432,001 - $540,000 0.0
$324,001 - $432,000 1.5
$216,001 - $324,000 3.7
$108,001 - $216,000 22.5
$54,001 - $108,000 42.5
$0 - $54,000 29.1

Very Low for TX
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
90.5338099144498 83.3657587548638

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pittsburg 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
52.93% 2.49% 2 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$951 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 52.94
Renters 47.06
Vacant 14.65

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Pittsburg HOMES
2000 or Newer 8.5
1970 - 1999 55.2
1940 - 1969 32.5
1939 or Older 3.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 70.5
Townhomes 3.1
Small Apt. Buildings 11.8
Apt. Complexes 3.5
Mobile Homes 11.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.75
1 Bedroom 6.12
2 Bedrooms 31.54
3 Bedrooms 49.10
4 Bedrooms 9.99
5 or more bedrooms 0.51

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