Schertz TX

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Schertz, 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 Q2 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Schertz Housing Market Information

With 41,057 people, 13,508 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $255,122, Schertz real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Schertz home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Schertz, accounting for 82.53% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Schertz include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.90%), mobile homes or trailers ( 5.81%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 1.89%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Schertz. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 75.20% of Schertz's homes, and 76.20% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Schertz homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 47.56% of Schertz'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 Schertz real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 44.62%), and between 1940-1969 ( 6.75%). There's also some housing in Schertz built before 1939 ( 1.07%).

Schertz Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Schertz has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Schertz real estate appreciated 60.24% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 4.83%, putting Schertz in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Schertz 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 Schertz that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Schertz real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Schertz appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.38%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.26% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Schertz. Schertz appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.10%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.67%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Schertz's housing market shows one of the <a href="/blog/highest-appreciating-cities">top real estate appreciation rates in the U.S.A.</a> in the latest quarter, which may signal the city’s near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Schertz's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% 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 Schertz differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Schertz - 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 Schertz real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,314,000 0.3
$985,001 - $1,314,000 0.3
$657,001 - $985,000 0.7
$525,001 - $657,000 2.5
$394,001 - $525,000 10.1
$263,001 - $394,000 34.4
$131,001 - $263,000 39.8
$65,001 - $131,000 6.8
$0 - $65,000 5.2

Very High for TX
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
28.2832116788321 14.54898157129

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Schertz Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q1 - 2020 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q2
114.45% 3.79%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,065 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 75.20
Renters 24.80
Vacant 4.56

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 47.6
1970 - 1999 44.6
1940 - 1969 6.8
1939 or Older 1.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 82.5
Townhomes 0.8
Small Apt. Buildings 1.9
Apt. Complexes 8.9
Mobile Homes 5.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.95
1 Bedroom 3.86
2 Bedrooms 10.93
3 Bedrooms 44.86
4 Bedrooms 31.34
5 or more bedrooms 8.06