Rosenberg, TX


Highest Appreciating Rosenberg Neighborhoods Since 2000

Rosenberg, 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

Rosenberg Housing Market Information

With 35,510 people, 10,853 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $128,836, house prices in Rosenberg are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Rosenberg, accounting for 59.78% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Rosenberg include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 24.59%), mobile homes or trailers ( 10.82%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.79%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Rosenberg are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 52.02% owning and 47.98% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Rosenberg 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 Rosenberg built between 2000 and later ( 27.40%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 22.11%). There's also some housing in Rosenberg built before 1939 ( 3.14%).

Rosenberg Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Rosenberg has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Rosenberg real estate appreciated 22.62% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.06%, putting Rosenberg in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Rosenberg 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 Rosenberg that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Rosenberg real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Rosenberg appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.48%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 84.05% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Rosenberg. Rosenberg appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at -0.09%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.38%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Rosenberg's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% 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 Rosenberg differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Rosenberg - 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 Rosenberg real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,231,000 0.3
$923,001 - $1,231,000 0.5
$615,001 - $923,000 0.9
$492,001 - $615,000 0.6
$369,001 - $492,000 1.4
$246,001 - $369,000 7.2
$123,001 - $246,000 44.6
$62,001 - $123,000 32.3
$0 - $62,000 12.4

Average for TX
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
60.5326379936716 44.1147859922179

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rosenberg 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
76.87% 3.36% 6 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,031 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 52.02
Renters 47.98
Vacant 9.00

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Rosenberg HOMES
2000 or Newer 27.4
1970 - 1999 47.3
1940 - 1969 22.1
1939 or Older 3.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 59.8
Townhomes 1.0
Small Apt. Buildings 3.8
Apt. Complexes 24.6
Mobile Homes 10.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.67
1 Bedroom 12.36
2 Bedrooms 27.22
3 Bedrooms 42.12
4 Bedrooms 13.05
5 or more bedrooms 2.59